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Shakespeare's Birthplace

Henley Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6QW, England
+44 1789 204016
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Visit Shakespeare’s Birthplace to walk in Shakespeare’s footsteps and explore the house where he was born and grew up. Hear tales of Shakespeare’s family life, enjoy live theatre on demand and get up close to rare artefacts from the Trust’s world class collections as you discover how the extraordinary William Shakespeare continues to shape our lives today.
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Henley Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6QW, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Stratford-Upon-Avon is a gorgeous town and Shakespeare's Birthplace is a must visit. The entry has a museum which explains a lot about Shakespeare and his family which is interesting to read before entering the house. The house itself is well preserved and guides in period...More

Thank Kate85105
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was the first time I'd been to Stratford - in a teacher at a boarding school and this was a weekend trip for boarders from all over the world. They were very excited to be able to send pictures home to China, Russia etc....More

Thank Niki G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a fantastic day trip. Tour the birth place of Shakespeare. Sit in the small round and make any Shakespearean request of the performers and they will act it out before your eyes. This is a must if your teenagers have studied Shakespeare or...More

Thank TheCarat
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My family enjoyed our visit. I felt that the exhibit does a good job representing what the house would of looked like when Shakespeare was alive. Throughout the house there is staff who provide information about the room you are visiting. The tour itself is...More

Thank JKLS72
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a must if you go to SUA. There is a presentation at the start on the bards influence then you go around his home with actors in period costume giving you information & historic content. The final part is 2 actors giving speeches...More

Thank scr250771
Reviewed 2 days ago

A Remarkable restoring and refurbished work to make this property resemble as it must have appeared in Wiliam's times. the visit is enjoyable also thanks to the assistance of pleasant personnel who explains and shows details of that time life conditions. The visit of the...More

Thank GiulioVeniVidi
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is a good place to visit. The environment of that time is presented pretty well. Each room has a person "from Shakespeare time" who introduces you to the room features and answers all your questions. Ashly greets you when you leave the house (but...More

Thank nnaabb998
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the visit, was more enjoyable due to time of year visit which meant hardly anyone else around. Recommended

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a really good visit, very worthwhile. Staff all very knowledgeable. The whole place is very interesting - a fascinating step back in time.

Thank HelenSL
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

You cannot go to Stratford without going here. Very educational and interesting. Good gift shop as well with prices to suit everyone!

Thank Julie C
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dennisg335
5 July 2017|
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Response from gourmetgardener2017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are valid for one year. The tickets will be printed with your name on it, so it's non transferable, and if you buy the full ticket it will allow you entry to all five of the Shakespeare venues: Shakespeares... More
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dennisg335
4 July 2017|
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Response from Henchelson | Reviewed this property |
They're valid for 1 year, so you can visit as many times as you like.
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Leonie B
27 June 2017|
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Response from Brahma762 | Reviewed this property |
Yeah, sure.
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