Shakespeare's Birthplace

Interesting
The half-timbered house where the dramatist was born is part museum (including a First Folio) and part shrine. Note the graffiti on the upstairs windows (Scott, Carlyle, Ellen Terry and Henry Irving).

Useful information

Adresse : 

Henley Street

Opening hours

Jun-Aug: 9am-6pm; rest of year: 9am-5pm

Nearby tourist attractions

Harvard House
Harvard House
This ornately carved half-timbered house
15 minutes
Nash's House and New Place
Nash's House and New Place
Of Shakespeare's retirement home, built
30 minutes
Guild Chapel
Guild Chapel
The Chapel of the Guild of the Holy
15 minutes
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
It opened in 1932 as the Shakespeare
15 minutes
Hall's Croft
Hall's Croft
Shakespeare's eldest daughter, Susanna,
60 minutes
Holy Trinity Church
Holy Trinity Church
With an Early English tower and transept
15 minutes
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Nash's House and New Place
Nash's House and New Place
Of Shakespeare's retirement home, built
30 minutes
Guild Chapel
Guild Chapel
The Chapel of the Guild of the Holy
15 minutes
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
It opened in 1932 as the Shakespeare
15 minutes
See all