Things to See and Do

Entertainment for kids and adults alike

Things to See and Do

Things to do in Shakespeare Country

Shakespeare Country's great choice of visitor attractions provides something for the whole family to enjoy at any time of year, whatever the weather!

There is so much to keep the kids occupied, you won't know where to start! Let their imaginations run wild by exploring ancient castles at Warwick and Kenilworth, indulge in the numerous interactive experiences on offer, let off steam at adventure playgrounds, see amazing tropical butterflies and pet cute farm animals.

Many attractions hold regular events and festivals to make your visit even more memorable.

Visit the magnificent castles at Warwick and Kenilworth with their magnificent castles, enjoy regency Royal Leamington Spa and step back in time in Stratford-upon-Avon, home of William Shakespeare.

Search Things to Do


Featured Things to Do

Abbey Fields

Abbey Fields

Abbey Fields is Kenilworth's main park and is set in the dramatic valley of the Finham Brook and enjoys views of the castle and the parish church.

Kenilworth Castle during Elizabeth I Visit


Lying in the heart of the Midlands, the town’s history goes back to Roman times - there being evidence of Roman occupation - and the town was mentioned in the Domesday Survey of AD 1086.

Avon Boating

Avon Boating Limited

Fleet of vintage Edwardian passenger vessels regularly departing for 40 minute river trips from our Boathouse in Swan's Nest Lane, or from the moorings on Bancroft Gardens next to the Royal Shakespeare Theatre.

Vintage motor boats

Public River Cruises

Enjoy a forty minute cruise aboard one of our traditional Edwardian passenger launches. We cruise downstream past the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and Holy Trinity Church.

Half Hour River Cruises

River Cruises

Enjoy a cruise aboard one of our traditional Edwardian passenger launches. Our Boats, originally from the Lake District and Loch Lommond represent some of the finest boat building of the Edwardian Era.

Snorty's Indoor Play Area

Hatton Adventure World

Located in the beautiful Warwickshire countryside, a special kind of Adventure for children right up to the age of 12.

Snorty's Superslide Mania Hatton Adventure Worl

Snorty’s Superslide Mania

Whatever the weather enjoy a day out at Hatton Adventure World with plenty of indoor play. With its brilliant ball pool splash, stunning soft play and spectacular slides, Snorty’s Superslide Mania will keep the kids entertained for hours.

Stratford Literary Festival 2014

2014 Festival

Celebrating its 7th year in 2014, The Stratford upon Avon Literary Festival is a delicious mixture of debate, ideas, celebrity author events, workshops and humour.