Historic Themes of British History

Historic themes and collections to explore, simply choose from the menu or click on theme picture. 

Intriguing History’s Historic Themes have been selected to provide a broad and different perspective to our British History across time, place and historic period.

  • Magna Carta
  • Church and Religion
  • Intriguing People
  • The Law and History
  • Emigration and Immigration
  • History of Organisations
  • Major Events in British History
  • Business and Industry
  • Arts Design Media and Music
  • Empire and Colonialism
  • Industrial Revolution
  • Government and Politics
  • War Battles and Campaigns
  • Social reform and change
  • Intellectual Enlightenment
  • Science Innovation and Invention

These historic themes, focus on areas of British and Colonial history that cut across particular periods and centuries to illustrate change and impact so that we can better understand the outcomes.