Check out the Shakespeare’s England blog and be inspired to plan a visit to the place the world famous playwright called home…


Doors open wide for Heritage Open Days

05th September 2016

Heritage Open Days Warwickshire

This week sees the return of the popular Heritage Open Days - with so much to choose from, the only question is what will YOU discover?

Kenilworth under siege!

26th August 2016

The Siege of Kenilworth Castle

The good citizens of Kenilworth are preparing for battle this Bank Holiday weekend as the town celebrates the 750th anniversary of the longest siege in English history.

There’s a New Place in town

23rd August 2016

Shakespeare's New Place Gardens

Following a major transformation project and much anticipation, the doors were finally opened on the weekend to New Place on Chapel Street in the heart of Stratford-upon-Avon.

Beat the boredom

19th August 2016

Summer Art Club Leamington Spa Museum and Art Gallery

We might be over halfway through the school holidays, but there really is no reason for the children to be getting bored.

Be a sport this summer

05th August 2016

Randolph Turpin Warwick Olympic Games

You don’t have to head all the way to Rio, as there’s plenty of sporting action to be found in Shakespeare’s England,

It’s Pokémon GO, GO, GO in Shakespeare’s England

29th July 2016

Pokemon Go app Pokemon Go

Unless you’ve had your head in the sand these past couple of weeks, you can’t have failed to notice that a new craze has hit the streets – Pokémon GO.

Picnics at the ready.

21st July 2016

Picnic in Warwickshire Family Picnic in Warwickshire

The perfect way to spend a warm Summer's day!

Blooming lovely

06th July 2016

Warwick Castle Capability Brown Tour Capability Brown 300 Festival at Compton Verney Lost & Found Weekend at Hill Close Gardens

The Gardens of Warwickshire are positively bursting with colour and scent during the summer months...

Family fun at Warwick Folk Festival

01st July 2016

Family fun at Warwick Folk Festival. Warwick Folk Festival

The streets of Warwick come alive from 21-24 July with the return of the annual Warwick Folk Festival! This vibrant four-day music & dance extravaganza has something for young and old, making it a fabulous day out for families looking for festival fun!

A sleepover with a difference

30th June 2016

Knight's Village Lodge, Warwick Castle

Ever wondered what it would be like to live like a medieval knight? Well, now you can step back in time thanks to the brand new themed lodges at Warwick Castle.