At Heirloom Tapestries, we offer an extensive collection of handwoven tapestries that have been inspired by history, including our collection of Bayeux tapestries here. The Bayeux Tapestry is an extraordinary historical record depicting the events surrounding the Norman Conquest of England, which culminated in the Battle of Hastings in October 1066 between the armies of Harold, King of England, and William, Duke of Normandy. The original tapestry measures approximately 224 feet (68 metres) long, and how hangs in the Museum of Bayeux in Northern France. These fascinating works of art are not only aesthetically pleasing, they tell a story that you and your family will be entertain by for years to come. Shop our handwoven tapestries here today.