A historical perspective on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Living as we are under the shadow of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), a finding in the archives that challenges assumptions about the exact place of birth of William Gibbs, founder of the National Trust Tyntesfield and leading figure in the Hispanic-Anglosphere has acquired an unexpected, yet also prescient meaning.

Read all about it in ‘Key Locations: the birthplace of William Gibbs in Madrid’ – the latest addition to our ongoing online exhibition ‘Exploring the Hispanic-Anglosphere’.

Keep calm, wash your hands and enjoy!