United Kingdom Top Sites for History

    Alternate History Discussion

    The largest alternate history discussion forum on the web, plus a directory of individual scenarios sorted by era.

    alternatehistory.com

    The Commonwealth War Graves Commission

    Responsible for marking and maintaining the graves of those members of the Commonwealth forces killed in the two World Wars, building memorials to those who have no known grave and keeping records of Civilian War Dead.

    cwgc.org

    The Victorian Web

    Scholarly resources on a wide range of Victorian topics: political and social history, philosophy, literature, individual authors, visual arts, science, technology, religion, entertainment, and economy. Developed by George P. Landow at Brown University.

    victorianweb.org

    Axis History

    Welcome to AHF! Axis History is an apolitical site and forum dedicated to the history of the European Axis nations during the Second World War.  Here

    axishistory.com

    WWIIReenacting.co.uk

    WWIIReenacting co uk The home of WWII WW Re enacting in the UK WW Reenacting WW Re enacting WW Reenactment WW Re enactment forum

    wwiireenacting.co.uk

    Great War 1914-1918

    In depth battle studies using translated material from both German and allied official documents.

    greatwar.co.uk

    aditnow.co.uk

    Photographs of UK mines and quarries for explorers, historians and industrial archaeologists. Includes public forum, mine search, videos, dictionary and exploration information.

    aditnow.co.uk

    Internet Naval History

    Comprehensive guide to twentieth century naval history by a published naval author. Includes a guide to finding information on ex-naval relatives and the warships they served on.

    naval-history.net

    FirstWorldWar.com

    A multimedia history of World War One including the build-up, source documents, timeline, maps, battlefields and battles, weaponry, who's who, memoirs, and vintage audio, video and photographs.

    firstworldwar.com

    The Aerodrome

    Comprehensive WWI aviation site featuring aces, aircraft they piloted, relevant books, and reference resources. Interactive features include a forum and guestbook.

    theaerodrome.com

    The People History

    Memories of events, nostalgia, and experiences as recalled by people.

    thepeoplehistory.com

    The History Place

    Informative website focussing on American history from the Colonial period to present-day. Many on-line exhibits include timelines, photographs and famous speeches.

    historyplace.com

    Yad Vashem

    Israel's Holocaust museum and memorial. Includes information on the museum, its exhibits, collections, resources, programs and publications. Jerusalem, Israel.

    yadvashem.org

    History on the Net

    Lesson ideas, historical facts and information, quizzes and games, and relevant links.

    historyonthenet.com

    On-This-Day.com

    Daily historical facts and events, famous birthdays, world history, music history, and quote of the day.

    on-this-day.com

    History World

    HistoryWorld describes world history in interconnecting narratives and illustrated timelines. You can search for events by theme, place and year.

    historyworld.net

    RetroWow

    An online magazine of life in the 50s, 60s and 70s.

    retrowow.co.uk

    EyeWitness to History

    Profiles of historical characters and events from ancient times to today, told with the images and words of those who lived it.

    eyewitnesstohistory.com

    The Royal Armouries

    A combination of displays, dramatic interpretations, live action events and interactive technology from the Leeds, London and Portsmouth museums which comprise the National Museum of Arms and Armour. Located in London.

    royalarmouries.org

    网易

    中国最大的网络社区和门户网站

    war.163.com

    The Napoleon Series

    Informative site that invites contributions from its many readers. The discussion forum is frequented by many of the "great and the good" of Napoleonic authorship.

    napoleon-series.org

    Home Page

    The Paddington Rifles; The reign of George III; the reign of George IV; the reign of William IV; Bute; Chatham; Grenville; Rockingham; the American War of Independence; the impact of the French Wars on England; Pitt the Younger; John Wilkes; Eighteenth

    historyhome.co.uk

    Active History

    Online activities and resources for history students, including tests, quizzes and information. Searchable by topic or year group.

    activehistory.co.uk

    ushistory.org

    Colonial and Revolutionary war history. Includes information on historic sites and people.

    ushistory.org

    German Historical Institute, Washington, DC

    A research institute specialising in German and American history and international relations. Information on the institute's work, online reference guides and conference papers.

    ghi-dc.org

    Medieval Life and Times

    Medieval Life and Times Encyclopaedia! Get Medieval facts, history and information about every aspect of Medieval Life and Times. Fast and accurate facts about Medieval Life and Times and the famous people of the Middle Ages.

    medieval-life-and-times.info

    Staffordshire Past Track

    An archive of images, documents, audio and video content relating to the heritage, community history and culture of Staffordshire.

    staffspasttrack.org.uk

    Mark Millmore's Ancient Egypt

    This artist offers computer-generated reconstructions of pyramids and temples as first built, along with interactive ground plans and images. Free screen savers, eCard, translator into hieroglyphics.

    discoveringegypt.com

    Constitution Society

    Comprehensive collection of constitutional materials, including books, articles, and tools.

    constitution.org