There are many things to explore in Stratford-upon-Avon, which is why visitors flock back every year to discover more.
Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon, a town synonymous with William Shakespeare.
Every visit to Stratford would not be complete without finding out more about the English poet and playwright that makes it famous. Shakespeare’s Birthplace allows you to visit the house where the world’s most famous playwright was born and grew up to discover more about his early years.
Other must see Shakespeare locations include Hall’s Croft (home to William’s daughter), Nash’s House and New Place (the last chapter in his life), Anne Hathaway’s cottage (a romantic setting) and Mary Arden’s Farm (the childhood home of Shakespeare’s mother)
The greatest show
Another must is the world famous Royal Shakespeare Company.
Stratford has many famous events, including Shakespeare’s birthday celebrations, but there are many family events being staged throughout the year.
Shopping, eating and resting
Stratford Town Centre hosts a diverse range of shops, restaurants and accommodation. The best of Stratford-upon-Avon can’t be seen in a day so why not make a weekend of it.