See and Do in Shakespeare Country

Find out what to do during your visit

See and Do in Shakespeare Country

See and Do in Shakespeare Country



Shakespeare Country has a range of fun things to do for the whole family. See the culture come alive by visiting historic houses and famous castles in Warwick and Kenilworth or come to Stratford-upon-Avon where William Shakespeare was born.

Shakespeare Country has entertainment all year round; you can shop til you drop, make your taste buds tingle with the local cuisine, visit attractions or events, and really see the true culture of the area.

Whether you are travelling alone, as a couple or with the kids you will be sure to find something to keep you occupied.

"If music be the food of love play on."


With so much to see and do we recommend you plan your visit before you arrive. Make sure you don't miss out on local events, visiting your favourite shops or seeing the many sites on offer.

You can shortlist the places you want to visit including restaurants, shops and events. You can even print your short list to take with you!

If you want to extend your visit we offer a wide range of accommodation from camping to luxury hotels so you will be sure to find the ideal place to stay and enjoy the area.

We recommend you choose your area but all the attractions are generally within easy driving distance.

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Featured Things to Do

Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

Visit Shakespeare’s Birthplace and walk in his footsteps. Explore the house of his birth and where he grew up. Listen to tales of Shakespeare’s family life with live theatre, see the rare artefacts from the Trust’s world-class collection and learn more about the man, his life and his works.

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