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Shakespeare's Houses

Shakespeare's Houses

Discover the fascinating stories behind the world's greatest storyteller across his family homes.

Only 4 miles from Billesley Manor in the quaint village of Shottery is Anne Hathaway’s cottage, the idyllic home of Shakespeare’s wife. Make the most of your time and visit all of the Shakespeare Homes, including his birthplace and New Place. Discover the fascinating stories behind the ordinary boy from Stratford upon Avon, who went on to do extraordinary things.

Cottage Lane, Shottery, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 9HH
+44 (0)1789204016
Daily 10am to 5pm

Anne Hathaways Cottage

Visit Anne Hathaway's Cottage, the family home of Anne Hathaway, William Shakespeare’s wife-to-be. It is here that Anne was born and raised and where the young Shakespeare would have visited her during the early part of their relationship.

Shakespeares New Place

Shakespeare’s New Place was his family home from 1597 until he died in the house in 1616. The house was demolished in 1759, and a registered garden has been designed on the site where New Place once stood to commemorate the importance of the site and allow visitors to make their own personal connection with Shakespeare.

Shakespeares Birthplace

Visit Shakespeare’s Birthplace – William Shakespeare’s childhood home in the heart of Stratford-upon-Avon. Hear tales of Shakespeare’s family life and get up close to objects from the Trust’s world class collections as you discover how the extraordinary playwright continues to shape our lives today.


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