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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
+44 1789 204016
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Reviewed yesterday

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 yesterday 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 2 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 2 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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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Incredibly busy but good.We bought the tickets for five houses which was a good beautiful gardens too.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Why else did you pick a stop in Stratford than to visit Shakespere's birthplace? It is a well worth stop. Not only was he born here but also his three children. The house is larger than we thought. The gardens are lovely with performing actors...very...More

Thank Norma M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Yes. This is really the place William Shakespeare was born and you can see the room he lived in as well as the birthing room itself. The house is a nice example of middle class living at the time and makes a very interesting visit.

Thank Ted1955
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We bought the 3 ticket pass and we thought this was the best place. There were actors doing Shakespeare out Loud and the place really shows you how Shakespeare ' s life must have been. The other houses were not as entretaining and interesting as...More

Thank Olga M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It's not worth purchasing the 5 pass ticket at extra cost as our group of 4 adults had seen & heard enough with the 3 pass ticket.To be honest the best parts of the day were the actors out in the garden and the lady...More

Thank gail w
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is an interesting place to visit although being the main visitor centre was very busy with large groups. I personally preferred our visit to the gardens at new place and Anne hathaways cottage. The performers in the garden were good to watch, even during...More

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July 5, 2017|
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
July 3, 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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June 26, 2017|
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Response from Brahma762 | Reviewed this property |
Yeah, sure.