Whatever takes your fancy, a short break in Shakespeare Country will make you feel rejuvenated and refreshed. Stratford-upon-Avon offers a wide range of attractions and activities to suit any kind of visit.


Shakespeare's Schoolroom and Guildhall

Join in a Tudor school lesson,
dress up Tudor-style for a selfie,
play Tudor games and get messy with quill and ink, marvel at our medieval wall paintings, brush up on your Latin!

Shakespeare's Walking Tour

William Shakespeare - live and in person - will give you a tour of his beloved home town.

Stratford Leisure Centre

Stratford Leisure Centre has a range of facilities including a pool and fitness studio...

Stratford Minigolf

Minigolf on the Recreation Ground

Stratford Play House

Situated in the centre of Stratford the Stratford Play House hosts a variety of concerts, performances and events.

Stratford Town Ghost Walk

Award winning entertaining ghost walk, with ghost stories, magic or spells.

Stratford Town Walk

A town walk is a great way to discover Stratford and its history and there are plenty of guides to choose from...

Stratford-on-Avon Tennis Club

SOATC is a section of the Stratford Sports Club, tucked away in an idyllic location by the side of the river Avon, in the heart of Shakespeare's birthplace. Featuring a free online Court Booking system for all members.

Stratford-upon-Avon Christmas lights

See the stunning Christmas lights this year in Stratford-upon-Avon.

Stratford-upon-Avon Racecourse

Steeplechasing has taken place at Stratford Racecourse since 1755 and today are proud to be in the top flight of Britain's smaller courses...

The Bear Pit Theatre

100 seat theatre in the heart of Stratford-upon-Avon

The Butterfly Farm

Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm was opened in 1985. It is housed in a large greenhouse, landscaped with waterfalls, ponds and a wide variety of tropical plants. Hundreds of exotic butterflies from all over the world fly within this area.