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See the Best of Warwickshire and Save with the Shakespeare's England Explorer Pass!

Save with The Shakespeare's England Explorer Pass
Prices start from £25

If you’re looking to take a short break in Warwickshire or just want to discover what’s on your doorstep then the Explorer Pass could save you money on some of the best attractions across the region.

The Official Sightseeing Pass for Shakespeare’s England, the added value pass gives you free entry to top attractions offering huge potential savings over standard admission prices. Find out more about how the pass works here.

Take a look at our suggestions below to see how much you could save!

Culture and Heritage

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Escape the everyday and discover medieval castles and fascinating museums. Warwickshire is the place to enjoy a cultural break!

Take a look at our suggestions for a three-day stay in the region:

Day One

Spend the first day of your short break in Shakespeare’s England taking in some of the fascinating history of Warwick. Warwick Castle is one of the most well-preserved castles in the UK and the Medieval Fortress offers elegant state rooms, landscaped gardens and stunning views.

Next, venture into the town and you will find the medieval Lord Leycester Hospital. Dating from the 14th century the hospital is one of the finest examples of medieval architecture and well worth a visit. You’ll also find the magical Hill Close Gardens – rare survivors of Victorian gardens that offer a real glimpse into the past.

Day Two

Start Day Two with the stunning Kenilworth Castle and experience 900 years of history at the spectacular ruins and beautiful Elizabethan Gardens.

Stay in Kenilworth for the afternoon and take a stroll around the grounds of the fine Grade 1 listed English Mansion House Stoneleigh Abbey. Stoneleigh has played host to several people of note, including King Charles I, Queen Victoria, and novelist Jane Austen.

Day Three

Begin your third day at the British Motor Museum in Gaydon. It boasts nearly 300 cars in its collection which span the classic, vintage and veteran eras, and it stands in a beautiful 65 acre landscaped setting.

Then, head over to Stratford-upon-Avon to learn about the history of gin and how its made on a tour of Shakespeare Distillery to finish off your stay in the region. Cheers!

Day One

Warwick Castle

Lord Leycester Hospital

Hill Close Gardens

£21.00

£8.50

£4.50

Day Two

Kenilworth Castle

Stoneleigh Abbey

£13.90

£7.00

Day Three

British Motor Museum

Shakespeare Distillery

£14.50

£15.00

Total Cost:

£84.40

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3-Day Pass

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Adult £60.00
Child £35.00

Family Fun

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Warwickshire has so much to offer families too. Here are our top things to do on your short break:

Day One

Start your family staycation in Shakespeare’s England at the awesome Warwick Castle. Climb the Towers and Ramparts, enter the magnificent Great Hall and experience the UK’s biggest Bird of Prey show, The Falconer’s Quest!

Then, when you’ve had your fill of medieval fun a short drive takes you to the British Motor Museum in Gaydon where you’ll find the world’s largest collection of historic British Cars. The family-friendly Museum offers a colourful insight into the British motor industry and has an onsite cafe, outdoor play area and free parking.

Day Two

Day Two starts with another fantastic castle – Kenilworth Castle! One of the most spectacular ruins in England its the perfect place for the whole family to explore where kings and queens once danced and dined.

Keep up the medieval theme and step back in time to the middle ages at the fascinating Lord Leycester Hospital in Warwick that dates back as far as 1126.

Then, finish your trip at the quirky MAD Museum. Perfect for the whole family, the museum is a fantastic playground for adults and an exciting treasure trove for inquisitive kids. As well as being highly interactive and a lot of fun, this eccentric museum appeals to those with curious and methodical brains too.

Day One

 

Warwick Castle

British Motor Museum

Adult

£21.00

£14.50

Child

£18.00

£9.00

Day Two

 

Kenilworth Castle

Lord Leycester Hospital

The MAD Museum

Adult

£13.90

£8.50

£7.80

Child

£8.40

£5.00

£5.20

Total Cost:

£65.70/£45.60

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2-Day Pass

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Adult £50.00
Child £30.00

Please note children under 3 enter all attractions free of charge. Under 5s are free at all attractions listed except for Warwick Castle.

Plan Your Visit To Warwickshire

Know Before You Go

All the attractions mentioned on this page are currently open and welcoming visitors. However, a number of the attractions included do require that you pre-book your visit to help them manage visitor numbers and implement social distancing.

Please do check our Attractions Page for the latest information including full details and to book your slots before you travel to avoid disappointment. You can also find out more about the measures put in place to keep you safe including Visit Britain’s ‘We’re Good To Go’ mark.

You can find the latest information from the UK Government here.