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Guided Walk/Tour, next open Thu 11 Jul 2019 - Tue 30 Jun 2020, £3-£6

Stratford Town Walk

Stratford Town Walk

Details

Make the most of your visit to Shakespeare's Stratford upon Avon. Join the Pride of Stratford, award-winning guided walking tour - 365 days a year - yes even Christmas Day!

Discover Stratford and its fascinating relationship with William Shakespeare.

The walking tour passes the Shakespeare town houses (Birthplace, New Place, Hall's Croft), the Royal Shakespeare Theatres, River Avon, a range of architectural gems, Shakespeare's School, the Guild Chapel to see medieval wall paintings (free entry) and Holy Trinity Church. If you would like to see Shakespeare's grave and hear about the curse/blessing on his tomb there will be a small fee to the Church on the day.

Hear fascinating stories of fire, flood, plague, old-fashioned sayings, medieval cures and Stratford's rich history, all wrapped up in Shakespeare's life and story.

Entertaining, informative. Accessible. Dogs are welcome! Duration 2hrs (approx).

Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri at 11am
Sat at 11am and 2pm
Christmas Day at 10.30am

No need to book (unless a group of 10+), just turn up by the swan fountain on Waterside. Near the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and opposite Barnaby's fish & chip shop on the corner of Sheep Street.

Ticket includes tear-off vouchers to obtain discounts at over 30 shops, restaurants, pubs and attractions. Eg the MAD Museum, Butterfly Farm, 20% off entry to the Shakespeare Houses and 50% off entry to Shakespeare's School.

Guides can be pre-booked for private bespoke walking tours and coach tours - for all kinds of groups, including education groups. Call us to discuss group rates - 07855 760377 (between 9am and 6pm)

Visit website for updates and more info.

Web: www.stratfordtownwalk.co.uk
Twitter: @StratfordWalks
Facebook: Stratford Town Walk

Duration: 1 1/2 - 2 hours.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsItalian signs/guidesPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberTelephone (public)Accepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs accepted

Disabled toilets, public toilets, baby changing facilities, public telephone available nearby. Wheelchairs and mobility scooters can be hired free of charge from Shop Mobility in Bridgefoot multi-storey car park.

Opening details

Season Dates Opening Hours
Thu 11 Jul 2019 - Tue 30 Jun 2020 Mon - Fri 11:00 to 13:00 | Sat 11:00 to 13:00 14:00 to 16:00 | Sun 11:00 to 13:00
DAILY WALKS
Every Sun, Mon, Tues, Wed, Thur, Fri at 11am
Sat at 11am and 2pm
Christmas Day walk is at 10.30am

Prices

Adults £6. Over 65's and students £5. Children (under 16) £3 Under 8's FREE!

Address

Swan Fountain, Waterside,
opposite Sheep Street,
Stratford upon Avon,
Warwickshire,
CV37 6BA

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    Location

    Directions

    Plan route to Stratford Town Walk using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

    Map reference: SP 203548  Lat: 52.19151 Long: -1.70377

    From the Stratford Tourist Information Centre head towards the town centre and take the first road on the left (Waterside), towards the Royal Shakespeare Theatre. The guided walks start on Waterside, by the swan fountain, opposite the fish & chip shop on the corner of Sheep Street about 100 yards in front of the theatre.

    Parking: with charge

    Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Stratford-upon-Avon station

    Facilities

    • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Italian signs/guidesItalian signs/guides
    • Picnic sitePicnic site
    • Public toiletsPublic toilets
    • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
    • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
    • Children welcomeChildren welcome
    • Disabled accessDisabled access
    • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted

    Disabled toilets, public toilets, baby changing facilities, public telephone available nearby. Wheelchairs and mobility scooters can be hired free of charge from Shop Mobility in Bridgefoot multi-storey car park.

    Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

    Parking

    • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
      • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
    • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
      • Yesis solid
    • public road

    • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
    • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
      • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

    General

    • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility

    Notes

    Disabled parking nearby meeting point. Wheelchairs and mobiliy scooters can be hired from Shopmobility in Bridgeway multi-storey