Comprehensive Shakespeare Weekend - Day 2

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Two day group visit to Shakespeare's Stratford-upon-Avon including all five Shakespeare Houses, Holy Trinity Church and the Royal Shakespeare Company's Courtyard Theatre.

MorningMorning

10.30am Talk on the "Treasures of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust" at the Shakespeare Centre
Period Interpreters preparing the midday meal

The Shakespeare Houses at Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

The five Shakespeare Houses are owned and cared for by The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust. They are an independent charity who depend entirely on the public for support to maintain and preserve the World's Shakespeare Heritage.
 

LunchLunch

12noon Free for lunch and shopping
 

AfternoonAfternoon

1.30pm Visit to Anne Hathaway’s Cottage and Mary Arden’s Farm
Period Interpreters preparing the midday meal

The Shakespeare Houses at Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

The five Shakespeare Houses are owned and cared for by The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust. They are an independent charity who depend entirely on the public for support to maintain and preserve the World's Shakespeare Heritage.
 
 

Details of The Shakespeare Houses at Shakespeare Birthplace TrustThe Shakespeare Houses at Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust opens and cares for five beautiful historic houses and gardens all linked with William Shakespeare and his family and each with its own fascinating story to tell. Whether visiting one or multiple houses, the group visits team are available to assist you in planning your itinerary -

SHAKESPEARE'S BIRTHPLACE

The house where the world's most famous playwright was born and grew up. See and hear Shakespeare's characters come alive.

MARY ARDEN'S FARM

Step back into the 1570s and spend a day on this real working farm that was the childhood home of Shakespeare's mother. With activities and events for all the family.

ANNE HATHAWAY'S COTTAGE

Discover the most romantic of the Shakespeare Houses, where William courted his future wife, at her family home. Discover the new Woodland walk, follow the Sculpture Trail and enjoy the tranquility of the award winning Cottage Garden.

HALL'S CROFT

The elegant home of William's daughter, Susanna, and her husband, Dr John Hall, an eminent physician. Be sure not to miss the beautiful walled garden and its historic herb bed and fragrant rose garden.

NASH'S HOUSE and NEW PLACE

Nash's House was owned by Shakespeare's granddaughter Elizabeth and adjoins the site of New Place where Shakespeare's story ended in 1616.

Group rates are available to parties of 15 or more paying visitors. Super Saver discounts available to groups paying at least 8 weeks in advance.

Free on-site coach parking available at Mary Arden's Farm and Anne Hathaway's Cottage. Free coach dropping point at Shakespeare's Birthplace.

View key to symbolskeyAccepts groups Coach parties accepted Credit cards accepted (no fee) Disabled access Facilities for educational visits Gift shop Children welcomeSmoking not allowed

Contact

Notzarina Howell-Jones
Tel: 01789 204 016

View the The Shakespeare Houses websitewww.shakespeare.org.uk
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Venue

Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

Shakespeare Centre, Henley Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 6QW

CV37 6QWwww.shakespeare.org.uk

Map reference: SP 200551
     Lat: 52.19377  Long: -1.70882

Opening Hours: Summer (Apr-June Sept-Oct) Mon-Sun 9am-5pm Extended Summer Opening (Jul - Aug) Mon-Sun 9am-6pm Winter (Nov-March) Mon-Sun 10am-4pm