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Before starting the conservation of Reading Abbey we faced a tough question – how do we conserve the ruins without creating more damaging problems...
Our visitor's feedback is helping to shape 27 new interpretation panels around the Abbey Quarter.
The youngest son of William the Conqueror was crowned King Henry I of England on August 5th 1100. It changed the fate of Reading forever.
The mysterious death of William Rufus led the quick accession of his brother and Reading Abbey founder King Henry I.