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Tudor World

40 Sheep Street | Shrieve's House Barn, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6EE, England
+44 1789 298070
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Ghost walk

It was a cold stormy night, rain pouring down, the night drawing in..... ok they had no control... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Karen W
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The way to see Stratford upon Avon - Brilliant

We visited Stratford upon Avon during the busy August Bank Holiday weekend. It was a last minute... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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This award winning museum is situated right in the heart of the historic town of Stratford upon Avon within a Grade 2* listed historic building. The attraction depicts various aspects of Tudor life in an exciting atmospheric setting. The museum also runs the Walking tour with William Shakespeare; museum ghost tours and is popular with school groups.
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  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
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40 Sheep Street | Shrieve's House Barn, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6EE, England
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+44 1789 298070

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was a cold stormy night, rain pouring down, the night drawing in..... ok they had no control over that but it certainly added to the atmosphere. We started out front the building, where we met out guide Kingsley. Once inside we were guided round...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited Stratford upon Avon during the busy August Bank Holiday weekend. It was a last minute booking so before we set off I quickly checked the Trip Advisor for things to do. The Shakespeare Tour of Stratford popped up as one of the recommended...More

Thank NorthernFamilyOfFour
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I visited Stratford Upon Avon on a whim on a long drive home, we walked down the street and came across Tudor World (partner is a History teacher!) so naturally, we had to go in. The museum was about to close but...More

1  Thank Beckie656
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We all had such a great time in Stratford but by far the best day we all enjoyed was at the tudor World real history, real story's such great people working there in the day it was amazing and the we went back in the...More

Thank missNiKi81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is lots to enjoy here and I think its a great way to practically show kids what life was like then. I like the idea of the cards and finding out at the end how your character faired in life. It's just the dust...More

Thank TravelBug282
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour is short and sweet but is incredibly atmospheric. It's conducted inside the Tudor museum ( a small barn ) lit only by the lantern of the guide. There's a few colourful stories and tales of times gone by... all lent a little more...More

Thank djseanc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would definitely recommend! Ebenezer was our tour guide, the passion for his job is clear to see. Absolutely brilliant tour! Great ghoulish tales and facts, brilliant atmosphere! We had a few experiences too, the basket in the corner of the ship room kept moving and...More

Thank Zoe S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent about 30 mins here. It's nice - lots of interactive activities. Not sure if it's worth £6pp as it is smallMore

Thank Sharon M
JanetF2301, Manager at Tudor World, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your £6 entry fee, which goes towards the upkeep of this historic Tudor building. During your 30-minute visit, we hope you had time to enjoy the 15-minute history of the building movie playing in the theatre area, especially opened for the Summer...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to Tudor world many times and I love it. The owners Janet and john are purely dictated to their museum which is only funded by themselves and visitors they do not get any money grants off any organisation. Their love and dedication...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived late in the afternoon to book for the ghost tour. Was told extremely bluntly that it was not suitable for young children, I have a seven and nine year old. My friend and I were very confused and carefully reviewed the advertising literature as...More

Thank Sarah M
JanetF2301, Manager at Tudor World, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Sarah, the website and ghost tour leaflet clearly advise the tour is unsuitable for younger children. At peak times during the Halloween period, we do put on child friendly tours especially for our younger visitors. The museum leaflet shows the museum exhibits, which is...More

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anneisit
28 August 2017|
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Response from JanetF2301 | Property representative |
Yes, there is a ghost tour every evening at 6pm and 4 on Saturdays.
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Tina H
11 August 2017|
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Response from Kerry H | Reviewed this property |
To be honest its fine for any age, my daughter is 9, I'm in my 40's and there was a 60 + 70 year old. It's only small and you can make it as fun or serious as you want. I wouldn't say it was frightening at all.
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