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Visitors enjoying Shakespeare's family homes


  • Admission tickets allow unlimited entry to the Shakespeare Family Homes (and Shakespeare's grave) for 12 months from the date of purchase
  • Family tickets admit up to 4 children (ages 5 to 17 in full time education)
  • Concession prices are available for students in full time education and over 60s
  • Children under 5 go free 

Dogs are welcome in the gardens at Shakespeare's Birthplace, Anne Hathaway's, New Place & Nash's House and Hall's Croft, provided they are accompanied and on a lead.

We are unable to welcome dogs at Mary Arden's Farm, except for assistance dogs. 


Scroll down for Opening Times and Prices, or download an overview here.

Visit our Getting Here page for transport and travel advice, or download our map of the houses.


iPhone and iPad users can download the Eye Shakespeare app, a free collections-based guide to Stratford-upon-Avon before or during their visit.

Photography is permitted, but please take the time to note our photography policy

See more for less with our ticket options.  All valid for 12 months

  • Shakespeare Five House Pass

    Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens, Hall's Croft, Mary Arden's Farm, New Place & Nash's House, Shakespeare's Birthplace, Shakespeare's Grave

    All tickets valid for 12 months (Mary Arden’s Farm open Mar-Nov)

    Adult: £23.90
    Child: £14.00
    Concession: £21.90
    Family: £61.90

  • Shakespeare Birthplace Pass

    Hall's Croft, New Place & Nash's House, Shakespeare's Birthplace, Shakespeare's Grave

    Ideal if you only have a few hours

    Adult: £15.90
    Child: £9.50
    Concession: £14.90
    Family: £41.50

  • Anne Hathaway's Cottage Ticket

    Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens

    Adult: £9.50
    Child: £5.50
    Concession: £8.50
    Family: £24.50

  • Mary Arden's Farm Ticket

    Mary Arden's Farm

    Mary Arden's will close for winter from 3 Nov 2014 to March 2015

    Adult: £12.50
    Child: £8.00
    Concession: £11.50
    Family: £33.00

  • Shakespeare's Birthplace

    Summer 2014

    (30 Jun - 31 Aug)

    9am - 5.30pm

    Autumn 2014

    (1 Sep - 2 Nov)

    9am - 5pm

  • New Place & Nash's House

    Spring/Summer 2014

    (17 Mar - 2 Nov)

    10am - 5pm

    Winter 2014

    (3 Nov onwards)


  • Hall's Croft

    Spring/Summer 2014

    (17 Mar - 2 Nov)

    10am - 5pm

  • Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens

    Spring/Summer 2014

    (17 Mar - 2 Nov)

    9am - 5pm

  • Mary Arden's Farm

    Spring/Summer 2014

    (17 Mar - 2 Nov)

    10am - 5pm

    Winter Season

    (Nov - Mar)


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  • For a great family day out, visit the Shakespeare Houses in Stratford-upon-Avon, each with its own fascinating story to tell. Take a step back in time and learn about the life of William Shakespeare in the places where he was born and where he died. Take part in a live family archaeological dig and learn more about his last home. You may even unearth something our experts have missed ! And , discover farming life as it would have been when young William visited his grand parents at Mary Arden's Farm.



  • 44 Things to Discover this Summer

    44 Things to Discover this Summer

    Family Fun

    19 July - 31 August 2014

  • Tudor Harvest Fair

    Tudor Harvest Fair

    Family Fun at Mary Arden's Farm

    23-25 August 2014

  • Apple Days

    Apple Days

    Family Fun at Mary Arden's Farm

    27-28 September 2014

  • October Half Term

    October Half Term

    Family Fun

    25 October - 02 November 2014

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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