Offers Stratford-upon-Avon

Out and About

Shakespeare’s New Place (SBT)

*Recommended by Mumbler!  Read our review here

New Place was William Shakespeare’s final place of residence in Stratford-upon-Avon. He died there in 1616. Though the house no longer exists, the land is owned by the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust.  The visitor centre has children’s activities and special programmes run during school holidays.

FREE entry to Shakespeare’s New Place to all residents of the CV37 postcode, on presentation of a Community Card.  Community Cards are now available for collection from any of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust properties. Please note that proof of CV37 residency will be required.

Where: 22 Chapel Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6EP

Tel: 01789 204016

Part of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

The Play’s The Thing (RSC)

Take a magical journey through 100 years of theatre-making in Stratford-upon-Avon with the RSC’s permanent exhibition.

KIDS GO FREE on Sundays and in the school holidays!  Free tickets can be bought in advance or on the day of the visit by calling 01789 403493 or at the Box Office at the RSC (not available online).

Where: Swan Cafe, Swan Theatre, Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 7LS

Part of the Royal Shakespeare Company