Britain's Ultimate Castle and Palace Experience

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Just 40 minutes apart you can experience Britain's Ultimate Castle and Britain's Greatest Palace with one unique ticket. This tour is available to groups of 15 or more at the following prices: Adult - £20.00 Concession - £18.00 As a special introductory offer if you book and visit before the 30th Nov 2009 you will receive this at a special rate of £16.00 per person. To book call the Shakespeare Country Groups Desk: 0844 801 0063

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You don't just visit Britain's Ultimate Castle. You live it! Bursting to the towers with tales of treachery and torture, passion and power and above all fascinating people, times and events, Warwick Castle is so much more than simply a castle. Experience preparations for battle, feel the weight of a sword and get a soldier's eye view from beneath a battle helmet, see lavishly decorated State Rooms, watch as a household prepares for a Victorian party and discover how electricity was generated over 100 years ago to light up the castle. Explore the 60 acres of landscaped grounds and gardens, which include the beautiful Peacock Garden and Conservatory, the Victorian Rose Garden and Pageant Field. Throughout the year there is a fantastic programme of events including birds of prey, jousting and the world's largest trebuchet in action.
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Imagine a totally electrifying, full day out at Britain’s ultimate castle.
 

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Set in the Oxfordshire Cotswolds, Blenheim Palace is considered to be one of the finest baroque houses in the country, a gift from Queen Anne and a grateful nation to John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough, in recognition of his famous victory over the French at the Battle of Blenheim in 1704. Inside the Palace can be found a superb collection of tapestries, paintings, porcelain and furniture in the magnificent state rooms. The Palace is set in 2,000 acres of ‘Capability’ Brown landscaped Park and award winning Formal Gardens including the Italian Garden, the Rose Garden and the Secret Garden. Sir Winston Churchill was born at Blenheim Palace in 1874 and a permanent exhibition about him is located next to his birth room - both are included in the Palace tour. He is buried in a simple grave in the nearby church at Bladon. A separate exhibition, 'Churchill's' Destiny - The Story of Two Great war Leaders', celebrates the achievements of Winston and his great hero and ancestor, John Churchill. A state-of-the-art visitor experience is open in the heart of the Palace called 'Blenheim Palace: the Untold Story'
 
 

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Imagine a totally electrifying, full day out at Britain’s ultimate castle.

Where you can immerse yourself in a thousand years of jaw-dropping history – come rain or shine.

Where ancient myths and spell-binding tales will set your imagination alight and your hair on end.

Where princesses are pampered and maidens are wooed.

Experience the heat of battle at such close quarters you’ll almost smell the fear, as winners become true heroes and losers are confined to dark, dank dungeons to be forgotten for eternity.

It could only be Warwick Castle.

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Warwick Castle

Warwick, Warwickshire, CV34 4QU

CV34 4QUwww.warwick-castle.com

Map reference: SP 278652
     Lat: 52.28424  Long: -1.59315
Easy to get to by motorway, less than two miles from Junction 15 off the M40. Take the A46 into Warwick and follow signposts for the castle.
Nearest station is Warwick. Turn right out of the station onto the Coventry Road, at the junction turn right Smith Street. Proceed to Castle Lane and the Castle is on the left.

Parking : with charge

Public Transport : 1 mile from Warwick station

Where you can immerse yourself in a thousand years of jaw-dropping history – come rain or shine. Where ancient myths and spell-binding tales will set your imagination alight and your hair on end. Where princesses are pampered and maidens are wooed. Experience the heat of battle at such close quarters you’ll almost smell the fear, as winners become true heroes and losers are confined to dark, dank dungeons to be forgotten for eternity. It could only be Warwick Castle.

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