Take a look inside Shakespeare's family farm

Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire

Experience the sights, sounds and smells of a real Tudor farm at Mary Arden's Farm.

Get back to nature on a family trip to Mary Arden’s Farm and uncover the daily routine and skills that would have been familiar to the young William Shakespeare in the 16th Century.

With loads of family-friendly activities scheduled throughout the day, you'll have plenty of opportunities to experience the real workings of a Tudor farm, including animal-tending and basket weaving.Watch the farmer's wife prepare home-grown food over the open fire in the farmhouse kitchen, help with tasks like bread making and learn about Tudor table manners. Watch fascinating falconry displays and try your hand at archery, or visit the timber-framed adventure playground to let off some steam. When it’s time for a rest, sample Tudor-inspired specials in the café.

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Children looking at a horse at Mary Arden's FarmChildren looking at a horse at Mary Arden's Farm © Shakespeare's England

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