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The Stratford is perfectly located to enjoy all the sights that
Stratford-upon-Avon has to offer as well as the delights of the
Warwickshire countryside slightly further afield. From all things
Shakespeare to picturesque river cruises on the River Avon, you are
spoilt for choice. Ask a member of the hotel team for our
Top Travel Tip!
On 18th - 20th July visit The Stratford Upon Avon Home and
Garden Show. For more details visit the website http://www.stratfordhomeandgardenshow.co.uk/
Landmarks and Historical
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Take your family to one of
England's most spectacular castle ruins in Warwickshire. Visit the
new Elizabethan Knot Garden designed by Robert Dudley to astound
visitors, including Elizabeth 1 in 1575. It presents the most
complete picture of an Elizabethan garden anywhere in the
As well as the work of
Shakespeare and his contemporaries, the repertoire includes classic
plays by international dramatists and work by living writers. To
purchase tickets call 0844 800 1110 or click here.
Alternatively please click here for
information on upcoming performances, behind the scenes tours and
the new attraction 'tower' where views across Stratford-upon-Avon
are truly awe-inspiring.
3rd May 2015 - 4th May 2015
The Festival will again take place over the May bank holiday
weekend which for 2015 will be Sunday 3rd and Monday 4th May. The
event will see more than 300 classic and special interest vehicles
on display throughout the historic town.
18th - 20th September 2015
Around 25 local traders are already on board for this year's
town centre food festival which takes place between This Food
Festival will feature continental, specialist food and farmers'
markets as well as a taste trail around town, allowing the public
to sample tester portions of the best food and drink on offer from
25th April 2015 - 3rd May 2015
The Stratford Literary Festival is an exciting mixture of
debate, ideas, celebrity author events, workshops and
humour. It is the highlight of the regional calendar and
one of the most significant literary festivals in the UK,
attracting thousands of people who share one passion: a love
of books, writing and reading.
4th July 2015 - 5th July 2015
For a weekend in the summer, come and enjoy free family fun in
Stratford-upon-Avon with music, narrow boats on the River Avon,
craft and food stalls, family zone, charity stalls, illuminated
boat parade and spectacular fireworks.
Make the most of your visit
with a guided walk around Stratford to see the Shakespeare Town
Houses, Royal Shakespeare Theatres and Holy Trinity Church. The
guide will entertain with amusing anecdotes, tales of fires, flood,
plague, medieval cures and history of the Town.
The tour lasts approx. 1 1/2 - 2hrs.
21st May - 25th May 2015
Stratford upon Avon Arts Festival. Presenting world class
performers and artists to a town steeped in history, culture and a
desire to be recognised as such. A festival based on quality acts
and works from the world of music, theatre, dance, comedy, visual
arts and film. A festival for the people of Stratford upon Avon,
its businesses and for our welcome guests. An inclusive festival
for a culturally rich community.
Houses, Gardens and Parks
Choose between Shakespeare's
Birthplace, Nash's House, Hall's Croft, Anne Hathaway's Cottage and
Mary Arden's House - or visit all of them - to witness the history
behind William Shakespeare.
medieval fortress in Britain, Warwick Castle is
bursting to the towers with tales of treachery, torture and power,
and above all fascinating people, times and events.
For a great value family
break, why not take a look at the Warwick Castle package offered at
Chesford Grange? Click here for details.
accommodation is also available in the local area at The Stratford
and Stratford Manor.
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