HEART OF ENGLAND (Historic Warwick or Shakespeare’s Stratford)
24th October 2020
Heart of England (Historic Warwick or Shakespeare’s Stratford)
Both these historic towns are set on the River Avon in country that Shakespeare knew with its ancient castles and manors. Stratford is steeped in the history of Shakespeare and also has a world renowned ‘Teddy Bear Museum’ that includes the oldest and most valuable bears in the world. The town of Warwick is dominated by its 1000 year old castle (admission extra) regarded as the finest mediaeval castle in England. The state rooms contain a wealth of historic treasures, whilst the private apartments house the exhibition ‘A Royal Weekend Party’ 1898’. The town also has a fine church, antique shops and New Place Gardens which should not be missed. Home by approximately 8.00pm.
Pick up group: J