Hall's Croft



Daughter and granddaughter

Hall's Croft

Hall's Croft gardens

Hall's Croft kitchen


Wander through the elegant home of Susanna Shakespeare and her husband, Dr John Hall. Enjoy the luxurious rooms and beautiful decoration of this fascinating house, befitting a wealthy physician of Dr John Hall's status.      

Relax in the beautiful gardens and breathe in the fragrant herbs as used by Dr Hall in his remedies.

Highlights at Hall's Croft

Cry Havoc! and Let Slip the Dogs of War - The First World War, Shakespeare and Stratford

Commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of World War I in our exclusive exhibition. Follow the story of Stratford-upon-Avon and its people during the war through our local archive material, as well as Shakespeare's words on war, loss and patriotism.

Plus...

Enjoy our informative Parlour Talks for an insight into the wealthy lifestyle of Shakespeare’s eldest daughter.

Visit Hall's Croft cafe to unwind over delicious refreshments, and browse in The Arter, a unique gift shop specialising in hand-made arts and crafts by local contemporary design-makers.

 

Prices, directions and opening times

Why not buy a Shakespeare Five House Pass for entry to Hall's Croft and all of Shakespeare's Family Homes, which now includes a visit to Shakespeare's grave? You can save between £7.00 - £29.50 compared to a Shakespeare Birthplace Pass plus tickets to the Cottage and Mary Arden’s Farm.

Dogs are welcome in the gardens at Hall's Croft, provided they are accompanied and on a lead.

 

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Conservation

Over the next few years the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust will be carrying out major conservation work on the house. In preparation for this we are stabilising the structure including strengthening the beams and joints, and making temporary repairs to the roof spaces. 

To make a donation to the Shakespeare Houses Conservation Appeal and to learn more about these urgent works click here.

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  • Learn about the important conservation work we are undertaking at Hall's Croft and see some impressive Elizabethan and Jacobean furniture in a new display.  

     

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  • Macbeth

    Macbeth


    Performance at Hall's Croft

    24 August 2014


King Lear 2007

Highlights at Hall's Croft

Changing Rooms

Learn about the important conservation work at Hall's Croft and see some impressive Elizabethan and Jacobean furniture in a new display.

 

Outdoor performances

Highlights at Hall's Croft

 

Look out for performances of Shakespeare's plays in the gardens throughout the summer

What do people think?

If you have visited any of the Shakespeare Houses & Gardens, attended a literary event or participated in one of our courses we would love to know what you think. 

Do let us know and feel free to send us any pictures from your visit.

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