This beautiful and famous Bayeux Tapestry is 230 feet wide and 20 inches high showing 76 different events and scenes of The Battle of Hastings in 1066. The original work-of-art is housed in a museum in Bayeux - Normandy, France.
The main character in this tapestry is William the Conqueror from Normandy who is victorious in capturing the crown of England at the age of 38. William is the victor and changed the history of England forever.
Each of the events is woven into separate Bayeux Tapestries for ease of hanging in your home. They truly do make a handsome display of educational and historical events for classic wall decor. The French call this masterpiece, Tapisserie de Bayeux.