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About this place
William Shakespeare grew up here and spent the first five years of his married life in this house. Today visitors are entertained by live theatre in the garden and house and expert guides in Tudor dress reveal the story behind the house. A permanent exhibition reveals Shakespeare-related treasures.
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Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 10:00 AM
Tips from locals
Visit Shakespeare’s Birthplace to walk in Shakespeare’s footsteps and a get a sense of the world-famous playwright, Sir William Shakespeare and get a sense of the atmosphere he was born and grew up. Hear untold stories about the man who shaped part of our culture and art and still influences and…
World Class Tourist attraction Great museum in centre of town and beautiful old Elizabethan buildings and pubs
See where the Bard was born! Timber-framed house with the room where Shakespeare was born.
Shakesperes preserved birthplace in the centre of Stratford upon Avon. It has to be on your bucket list!