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Anne Hathaway’s Cottage and Gardens


Discover where the young William Shakespeare courted his future bride at the most romantic of the Shakespeare Houses. Fall in love with this thatched Tudor gem nestling in nine acres of beautiful grounds including the award-winning cottage gardens and heritage orchards.

Stroll along the woodland walk, listen to Shakespearean verse in the sonnet arbour and tour the delightful cottage itself which still has some original family furniture. Experienced guides are on hand to conduct you through the 600-year old interior and tell the famous Hathaway/Shakespeare love story. 
Admission: Adult £22.50*
*Full Story Ticket includes entrance to Anne Hathaway's Cottage, Shakespeare's Birthplace, Hall's Croft, Mary Arden's Farm and Shakespeare's New Place.
Opening Times:
Daily 10.00-16.00

Closed 25 - 26 December.

Opening times may vary. Please check website for details.

Getting There

Nearest Station: Stratford-Upon-Avon

Location: Cottage Lane, Shottery, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 9HH

Phone Number: +44 (0)1789 338 532

Website: www.shakespeare.org.uk

Disabled Access

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