Overview: Bath Abbey has been a place of Christian worship on this site for well over a thousand years. However, the Abbey has undergone many transformations and changes during this time, and much like the city of Bath has experienced rise and falls in fortune, survived a number of major conflicts, architectural and religious reforms, […]
One of our favourite cities to visit (and only about an hour from where we live). What is great you can drive but if you get the train the station is accessible to all major sites and places to see. A few FREE options within the city include: Follow in Jane Austen’s footsteps with a […]
Croome park is centred around the Palladian style house which is in the middle of the park. There are still many features which date back to the 16th Century and because they used the old foundations, unlike many other Palladian mansions, Croome Court does not occupy a commanding position up on high ground, such as […]
Lacock Abbey National Trust Lacock Abbey is centred at the heart of the village of Lacock in Wiltshire. It has its own grounds and as the house has been built over time there are a variety of architectural styles and designs. The main features for families include exploring the grounds, looking at the cloisters that […]
Details from the website; Wells Cathedral is set in the medieval heart of England’s smallest city and is the earliest English cathedral to be built in the Gothic style. The current building was erected between the 12th and 15th centuries and is a significant landmark in Somerset and the South West.
Sudeley Castle is located in the Cotswolds near Winchcombe, Gloucestershire, England. The present structure was built in the 15th century and may have been on the site of a 12th-century castle. Sudeley is also one of the few castles left in England that is still a residence. As a result, the castle is only open […]