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Tue 13th April  
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Shakespeare's Birthplace

Covid-19 (Coronavirus)

The Shakespeare's Birthplace Trust is please to announce that it it will re-open for business on 1st August 2020

Please visit website for further information.

Take time to explore Shakespeare’s childhood world, right where it all began. Explore Shakespeare’s childhood world where he was born and grew up. Hear tales of his life from our costumed guides. Find out all about his father’s job as a glove-maker, right down to the smells in his workshop. Discover Shakespeare’s influence through the centuries and inspiration around the world in our multimedia exhibition Famous Beyond Words including a copy of the First Folio, on display in pride of place. Look out for costumed actors in the garden, bringing Shakespeare’s works to life with speech and song - you can even join in!

Single property ticket revised price)
Adult: £13.00
Child: £9.00

All Tickets must be pre-booked via our website https// which also includes measures we have put in place for reopening.

(Unfortunately, all 4 other Shakespeare properties including Mary Arden's Farm, New Place, Halls Croft and Anne Hathaway's Cottge remain closed until further notice.  They are likely to re-open some time next year). We have therefore suspended the Full Story Tickets for the time being).


 Please note that dogs are not admitted into the property, except for guide dogs.

Contact information and location

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Shakespeare's Birthplace
Henley Street
CV37 6QW

Tel: 01789 204016

Opening Times

High Season Opening and Last Entry Times (1st April - 4th November):

10.00am - 4.00pm
Last entry 3.30 pm

Winter Season Opening and Last Entry Times (4th Novemeber - 30th March):

10.00am - 4.00pm
Last Entry 3.30pm

Christmas and New Years Opening and Last Entry Times

23rd December: 10.00am - 4.00pm
Last entry 3.30pm

24th December: 10.00am - 1.00pm
Lasr entry 12.20pm

25th December: CLOSED

26th December: 11.00am - 3.30pm

27th December: 10.00am - 4.00pm

28th December: 10.00am - 4.00pm

29th December: 10.00am - 4.00pm

30th December: 10.00am - 4.00pm

31st December: 10.00am - 4.00pm

1st January: 11.00am - 4.00pm


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