1. Shakespeare's Birthplace has been
welcoming visitors for over 250 years. This
is the house where William Shakespeare
was born, grew up and played. He ate meals
in the hall and he slept and dreamt in these
Shakespeare also spent the first five years of
married life in this house with his new wife,
The primary method of communication was
simply to talk, so Shakespeare’s world was
full of sound and the house would have
been full of voices!
For four centuries Shakespeare’s work has
fascinated people of all ages and
Plus, watch Shakespeare's plays being
brought to life by our very own troupe of
professional actors, Shakespeare Aloud!