Learning Exercise

The Victorian Web

An extensive collection of contemporary resources describing Britain during the Victorian Era.
Course: Western Civilization; British History

Extensive information about the Victorian era is available in sections such as: the Victorians, political history,... see more


Click on Politics. Read relevant contemporary articles on Parliament, Liberals, Conservatives, and the Monarchy. Research and write a 12-15 page research paper describing how the British Monarchy changed from the time of Queen Victoria's ascension in 1837 to 1901, the year of her death. Include proper footnoting and a proper bibliography of Victorian Web sources.

Technical Notes



Knowledge of Brtish History in the 19th century.


19th Century British Poltical History

Learning Objectives

To acquaint students with the evolution of British Parliamentary Monarchy during the 19th century.