Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall, Stratford-upon-Avon

4.7
#1 of 10 in Museums in Stratford-upon-Avon
Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall offers a glimpse into the world of one of the world's most celebrated playwrights. William Shakespeare spent his school years here, and experienced the magic of theater for the first time. You'll find the visit inspirational and enlightening, whether you're an established Shakespeare fan or a budding theater lover just discovering the works of the Bard. Check the website for details about what you'll see there, and use the online booking option to save on tickets and time. Add Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall to your Stratford-upon-Avon travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Stratford-upon-Avon driving holiday planner.
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  • Didn’t know what to expect and might have avoided if alone but friends chose to visit.. So glad we did, enthusiastic, knowledgeable and friendly staff and volunteers made our visit memorable! The whol...  more »
  • We're here to travel, and at that time these tables put some slugs and feathers on them, so let's all write. Then there's a short passage about Shakespeare, so that these non-Shakespeare fans can get a first-timer.
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  • WOW. As a fan of Shakespeare, this museum just really exceeded my expectations. There was a man who played the school teacher who was just amazing beyond words. He is a really intelligent man with a wealth of knowledge. He was teaching us Latin and just the conversations I had with him could have gone on and one. Really amazing experience speaking to him. The school itself is wonderful and still functioning. Proceeds from the gift shop go to the school There were also actors doing Shakespeare by request outside. This is a MUST SEE
  • An amazing school room experience. Up before the school master to take part in a lesson that Shakespeare would have undergone. The school Master was a tour de force who presented a great time. Other rooms show examples of early wall paintings.
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