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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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  • Average11%
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Henley Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6QW, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Building is in remarkably good condition for its age. Provides insights into how the more well-to-do families lived in 16th century Stratford. We purchased a “3 home” ticket online that provided a discount over the cost of buying individual tickets at each site.

1  Thank rnldarl2016
Reviewed 4 days ago

The history alone is worth the trip to this place. The world that Shakespeare influenced is all-encompassing. His birthplace and homeplace are worth the trip if you go to London. The town is full of small shops, pubs, and eateries. The birthplace is a nice...More

Thank drdcpa
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazingly the house still stands there. Get the full house ticket to see the other Shakesphere houses at a good price....around 22 pounds. The trio who did any shakeshpere short snippet are really good. The lady did a short rendition from Romeo and Juliet and...More

Thank BertSG
Reviewed 5 days ago

Shakespeare's Birthplace in Stratford upon Avon is a must for the tourist and it attracts thousands year round.

Thank Ronnie S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Impressive site. Viewed on walking tour of the city. Unable to enter the building for a tour however.

Thank tigerauntc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a cold day when we went there, the town was small and cosy, in the middle that's where Shakespeare's lives! Well maintained! Quite popular, a lot of local deals too! Very nice day and nice area! Cosyyyy

Thank Nisha B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a wonderful house situated right in the heart of Stratford upon Avon. At night it's lit up wonderfully to show it's true charm.

Thank Dontlikemoaningbut
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I decided to take my 3 children here, a 2, 9 & 13 year old and they made it interesting for all of us. Stay were engaging and entertained the younger children also. We really enjoyed our little reading provided by a member of staff....More

1  Thank Hayley C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This experience is excellent. The guides are very informative and make Shakespeare's life real to visitors. The glove maker is fascinating and the Actors are amazing. They were able to launch into almost any Shakespeare sonnet, soliloquy or speech thrown to them by the audience....More

Thank Philip R
Reviewed 1 week ago

When our daughter, who is studying in London and is a Shakespeare groupie of note since our days in Chicago when she was an 7 year old member of the Young Shakespeare Players, recommended that on our short trip to London for her graduation, we...More

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ShakespeareBT, House Manager at Shakespeare's Birthplace, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your comments. I am very pleased you enjoyed your visit to the Birthplace. We strive to make Shakespeare accessible and fun, without ’dumbing down’ and your comments reflect that. I shall ensure the staff and the school children are aware...More

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Lambchop1425
21 August 2017|
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Response from FatBub | Reviewed this property |
If you have the annual pass you purchased, it's valid for one year - visit as often as you like 😎
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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
3 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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