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

Address : 

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
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Nash's House and New Place
Nash's House and New Place
Of Shakespeare's retirement home, built
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Guild Chapel
Guild Chapel
The Chapel of the Guild of the Holy
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Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
It opened in 1932 as the Shakespeare
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Hall's Croft
Hall's Croft
Shakespeare's eldest daughter, Susanna,
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Holy Trinity Church
Holy Trinity Church
With an Early English tower and transept
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Nash's House and New Place
Nash's House and New Place
Of Shakespeare's retirement home, built
0:30
Guild Chapel
Guild Chapel
The Chapel of the Guild of the Holy
0:15
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
It opened in 1932 as the Shakespeare
0:15
See all