Much Hadham Forge Museum Riddle Picture

Artist Simon Barnes has recreated our 16th Century wall painting of the Royal Arms of Elizabeth as a cartoon. We’ve put together some clues below to help children explore our painting. Can you solve them together?

You can create your own coat of arms with one of the great cards for sale in our shop.

I spy ……..solve the clue then find it in the painting!

Clue 1
I spy…. A Royal Rose – the symbol of the Tudors

Answer To Clue 1


Clue 2
I spy………A golden cat to defend the realm

Answer To Clue 2


Clue 3
I spy………..This fiery beast has wings and claws

Answer to Clue 3


Clue 4
I spy………A special hat that we can’t wear

Answer 1