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May 11, 2017
7:30 PM
Allen Public Library - Civic Auditorium
300 N. Allen Drive
Allen, TX 75013
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The Real Downton Abbey: Inside Highclere Castle

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Dr. Jann Mackey shares the secrets and mysteries of Highclere Castle, better known as "Downton Abbey," as well as how the plot of the popular PBS Masterpiece series echoes the real history of the castle and the Carnarvon family. Dr. Mackey's lecture "The Real Downton Abbey: Inside Highclere Castle" focuses on the art, architecture, and history of Highclere Castle in Hampshire, England. She also shares the history of the Carnarvon family, who has owned the estate for centuries.