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Warwick Castle is brought to life with dramatic shows, interactive experiences, storytelling, demonstrations, activities and more. You will see great halls, dungeons and high towers. Outside the castle is set in a beautiful Capability Brown landscape.
The castle does offer accommodation for those who have always wanted to spend the night in a fairy tale castle. There are two magnificent Tower suites with packages starting at a Grimm £550. New for 2016 are woodland lodges and Mediaeval Glamping, much more afordable accomodation.
birthplace is a fascinating house that offers a glimpse
into Shakespeare's early world. Well-
The young Shakespeare would have courted Anne Hathaway here at this thatched cottage and it has often been described as the most romantic cottage in England.
Tudor World is one of Stratford's most exciting and unique tourist attractions, offering an educational yet fun journey through Tudor England. Set in one of the most historical properties in Stratford, Tudor World is the largest museum in Stratford. It is both educational and fascinating, creating an atmospheric Tudor World experience.
Twycross Zoo has over 1,000 animals including Orangutans, Elephants, lizards, birds, snakes and creepy crawlies. Over the last six years, visitors to the Zoo will have noticed special immersion exhibits that give visitors the opportunity to experience different parts of the world and see the animals in their natural habitat. The new exhibits include: The South American Tropical House, the Borneo Longhouse, the elephant walkway over the bathing pool, and a new 300 seater restaurant 'Himalaya'.
Coventry Transport Museum has been designated as a collection of national importance. The museum has over 240 cars, commercial vehicles and buses, 94 motorcycles, 200 cycles, 25,000 models and around 1 million archive and ephemera items. Entry to the museum is Free.
Warwick Racecourse races 12 months of the year with 21 fixtures under both codes of Flat and Jumps. Many of Warwick's fixtures are on weekends, bank holidays and evenings making it easier to get together with family, friends and colleagues and have a great day out.
Skydome is a 3,000-
River Boat Cruises provide daily sightseeing and private
charter river cruises on the beautiful River Avon in the heart of the Shakespeare
Country. Based at Stratford upon Avon they’ll provide you and your family and
friends a perfect walk-
The Railway Society operates the line from Shackerstone Station, via Market Bosworth, to Shenton, the site of the famous medieval Battle of Bosworth in 1485. The Battlefield line trains can be hired for private, public and corporate events, and have been used for birthday parties, wedding receptions, disco's, and fancy dress parties. It is possible to arrange to become an engine driver. Shackerstone Station is the headquarters of the railway with Museum, tea room, shop, loco shed and main rolling stock located here.
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