The Age of Exploration
Read about the Renaissance (“Rebirth”) in Europe, and how innovation, art, and exploration boomed during it. Try some of the hands-on activities on the website: you can try
Click through some of the leading British, Spanish, French, and Portuguese explorers during the Age of Exploration to find out what they discovered.
The Tudors ruled England from 1485-1603, and were responsible for sending out a lot of great explorers. Browse through this interactive simulation to learn more about the Tudors, navigation, and to play fun activities! Flash player required.
Test your knowledge about the Age of Exploration by playing “Walk the Plank”. The more questions you get right, the closer you’ll get to making the prisoner walk the plank!