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Warwickshire

Find rolling countryside, riverside walks and the houses steeped in history. Havens for persecuted Catholics, stories of the gunpower plot and centuries of fascinating stories are all to be found at our places in Warwickshire.

Places to visit

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Top places to visit in Warwickshire

Charlecote Park in late summer from Cedar Lawn
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Charlecote Park 

A Victorian home set in landscaped deer park

Warwick, Warwickshire

Fully open today
A view of the house at Packwood from the gardens in summer
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Packwood House 

Much-restored Tudor house, park and garden with notable topiary

Lapworth, Warwickshire

Fully open today
The exterior, entrance range of Baddesley Clinton in Warwickshire. A stone built house, with stone mullion windows, surrounded by a moat.
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Baddesley Clinton 

Discover a secluded, intimate estate set in the heart of the Forest of Arden with 500 years of fascinating and unexpected stories

Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire

Fully open today
Exterior of Upton House, with neatly trimmed hedges standing either side of a wide driveway at Upton House and Gardens, Warwickshire.
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Upton House and Gardens 

Lord and Lady Bearsted’s 1930s country retreat with dramatic terraced gardens and world-renowned art collection.

near Banbury, Warwickshire

Fully open today
Visitor Viewing Platform at Coughton Court, Warwickshire
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Coughton Court 

Coughton Court is an imposing Tudor house set in beautiful gardens with a collection of Catholic treasures

Alcester, Warwickshire

Fully open today
The 14 large windows of Farnborough Hall, Warwickshire, an 18th-century house made from honey-coloured stone
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Farnborough Hall 

Honey-coloured stone house with exquisite plasterwork and fine landscaped garden

near Banbury, Warwickshire

Closed now
Exterior view of Kinwarton Dovecote, Warwickshire
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Kinwarton Dovecote 

Circular 14th-century dovecote

near Alcester, Warwickshire

Fully open today
A half-timbered, whitewashed building on a sunny day, in front of which is a courtyard with benches and seating
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The Fleece Inn 

A traditional English pub

near Evesham, Worcestershire

Fully open today

Summer gardens in bloom

Enjoy vibrant seasonal blooms in gardens across the county this summer

The Purple Haze border in the walled garden at Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire
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Visiting the garden at Baddesley Clinton 

Wander round the walled garden, courtyard and orchard that make up the garden here at Baddesley Clinton.

Garden volunteer at work in the Walled Garden at Packwood House, Warwickshire
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Exploring the garden at Packwood 

Explore Packwood’s garden and its seasonal delights. Flamboyant flower borders in a ‘mingled’ style, magnificent yew trees and a bountiful kitchen garden all wait to be discovered.

A wide shot of a few cedar of Lebanon trees bordering the lawn at Upton House, Warwickshire
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Visiting the garden at Upton 

Visit Upton's historic garden and marvel at the view that unfolds in front of you. Discover the Mirror Pool and enjoy the late spring and early summer blooms.

Summer walks in Warwickshire

Enjoy the longer days of summer with nature in full bloom

A grass path splits into two directions through a field of yellow buttercups, framed by leafy trees and a bright blue sky.
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Parkland walk at Charlecote Park 

Walk through the parkland at Charlecote Park and take in the scenery, history and wildlife in this tranquil corner of Warwickshire.

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DistanceMiles: 0.75 (km: 1.2) to miles: 1.1 (km: 1.76)
Moat bridge at Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire, in springtime
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Packwood House to Baddesley Clinton walk 

A beautiful walk through the Arden countryside, taking in the Stratford-upon-Avon canal and two tranquil Warwickshire properties.

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Walking
DistanceMiles: 5 (km: 8)
A man and women in their 50s or 60s carrying cameras and walking away in leafy green woodland on a spring day

See all the walks in Warwickshire 

From ancient woodland at Coughton Court to parkland packed with wildlife at Charlecote Park, these are some of the best places to enjoy a walk in Warwickshire.

What's on in Warwickshire

Family visitors watching a performance at Coughton Court, Warwickshire

Events in Warwickshire 

Join in a host of adventures and events for all ages at places near you this summer. Find out what's on and what’s coming soon.

Get involved

Group of visitors on a guided tour in the Picture Gallery at Upton House and Gardens, Warwickshire

Volunteering in Warwickshire 

Help bring to life the places we look after, by volunteering at a special historic place in Warwickshire.

Visitors walking in the grounds on a sunny day at Charlecote Park, Warwickshire
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Supporter groups in Warwickshire 

Find a local supporter group in Warwickshire to meet like-minded people and enjoy activities including visits and talks and help with outdoor conservation and fundraising events.

Sustainable Travel

Four children under ten walking through green-leafed woodland
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Sustainable travel in Warwickshire 

There are a number of sustainable options for travelling to and from the places in our care in Warwickshire, whether you’re looking to travel by train, bus, bike or foot. Here’s a little more information that can help you plan your visit.

Upcoming events

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Charlecote's Tree Walk 

Charlecote Park, Warwick, Warwickshire

Pick up a free leaflet and enjoy a self-led trail around the parkland.

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22 Jul to 2 Sep 2024
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09:00 to 17:00
+ 42 other dates or times
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A Summer of Play at Charlecote Park 

Charlecote Park, Warwick, Warwickshire

Enjoy a vibrant and colourful summer of play in the outdoors at Charlecote Park.

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22 Jul to 2 Sep 2024
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09:00 to 17:00
+ 42 other dates or times
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A walk in the woods 

Upton House and Gardens, near Banbury, Warwickshire

Seek out nature in Upton's Woodland Walk and gardens with this fun trail sheet for little explorers.

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22 Jul to 1 Sep 2024
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10:00 to 16:00
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'Landmarks' an exhibition by David Birtwhistle 

Upton House and Gardens, near Banbury, Warwickshire

Celebrated artist David Birtwhistle returns to Upton House and Gardens to exhibit a selection of his beautiful watercolour paintings, prints and greetings cards in the Squash Court Gallery.

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22 Jul to 24 Aug 2024
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10:30 to 16:30
+ 33 other dates or times
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Moth Talk 

Charlecote Park, Warwick, Warwickshire

Do you have an interest in nature and its wonderful creatures? Ever wanted to learn more about moths? Come join our volunteer-led tour.

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22 Jul 2024
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11:00 to 11:30
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A summer with the collection 

Upton House and Gardens, near Banbury, Warwickshire

Introduce your child to the pleasures and possibilities of great paintings this summer with our indoor and outdoor trails exploring some of Upton's most distinguished collection items.

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22 Jul to 1 Sep 2024
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11:00 to 15:00
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Crafting Tuesdays 

Upton House and Gardens, near Banbury, Warwickshire

Keep little hands happy and busy this summer with fun arts and crafts activities available to do every Tuesday.

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23 Jul to 27 Aug 2024
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11:00 to 14:00
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Craft Wednesdays - Summer Holidays 

Charlecote Park, Warwick, Warwickshire

Every Wednesday throughout the summer holidays, get stuck into a crafty activity in this paid workshop!

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24 Jul to 28 Aug 2024
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10:00 to 12:00
+ 11 other dates or times
Visitors exploring the sand dunes and the woodland at Formby, Liverpool

Where will you visit next?

Discover lots of gardens, historic houses, days out at the coast and more.