Shakespeares Schoolroom Guildhall 1

Shakespeare’s Schoolroom

Discover the schoolroom where William Shakespeare was educated and inspired to become the world’s greatest playwright.

Standard Entry


With Explorer Pass


Free Entry with The Explorer Pass

Free Entry with The Explorer Pass

Adult Pass from £39

Child Pass from £25


Single Ticket Entry

This attraction is only available for access through the Explorer Pass, unfortunately we are unable to sell you single ticket entry.

Shakespeare’s Schoolroom

As the place where William Shakespeare spent his school years and first experienced theatre, the Guildhall and Schoolroom has been described as “one of the most atmospheric, magical and important buildings in the whole of Britain” by historian and broadcaster, Michael Wood.

Shakespeare’s Schoolroom & Guildhall attracts both national and international visitors who are able to explore Shakespeare’s childhood and youth in the building that tells the hither to missing chapter in the story of his time in Stratford – his education and the inspiration that led him to become the world’s greatest playwright.

This interactive and engaging visitor experience including soundscapes, projections, films, interpretive panels and knowledgeable guides on hand with many anecdotes to tell will bring to life the many stories the magical Guildhall has to tell.


Shakespeare’s Schoolroom & Guildhall
Church Street
CV37 6HB

Opening Hours

Open Every Day 11am – 5pm