Shakespeare’s Home Town

Stratford Upon Avon


The Facts

Duration Stratford Upon Avon Shakespeare’s Home Town Tour
Full Day
Highlights Shakespeare’s birthplace
A walking tour of the town centre
Visit to Mary Arden’s cottage

Blue Beacon Suggestion

Warwick Castle is a short drive from Stratford Upon Avon.  In a day you can enjoy Shakespeare’s Stratford Upon Avon as well as the castle and enchanting gardens at Warwick.  Your Blue Badge Guide will explain the origins and development of castle building and bring to life a distant era of knights in armour.  In the 1500s Queen Elizabeth I visited Warwick castle so you are in good company!
Duration Full Day
  “All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players”.  

If we are all playing parts then William Shakespeare was cast as the greatest writer England has ever seen.  Your Blue Badge Guide will bring the great man and the characters important to him back to life.  You will see the place where Shakespeare was born as well as where he lies buried.  Stratford Upon Avon is home to many beautiful houses and a short drive away is the delightful house that belonged to Shakespeare’s mother, Mary Arden.

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