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Valley walk at Woodchester Park (photo by Andrew Butler ©National Trust Images)

Woodchester Park (National Trust)

Woodchester Park surrounds Woodchester Mansion (not NT) in a hidden, quiet valley. Secret and…

Larkswold

Larkswold

From lino printing to candle making, Larkswold is the perfect setting to try something new and…

Churchill & Sarsden Heritage Centre (photo CSHC)

Churchill & Sarsden Heritage Centre

The building may be only 15' by 30' but its ancient walls contain state of the art technology, with…

Corinium Museum, Cirencester

Corinium Museum

Discover the treasures of the Cotswolds as you explore its history at this Award Winning Museum.…

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  1. Add Cirencester Park to your Itinerary

    Cirencester Park

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    Country/Royal Park

    Cirencester

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024Open 08:00 - 17:00

    Historic Grade 1 Listed 3,000-acre park open daily to visitors. Dog friendly with accessible avenues for walkers. Refreshments available at Beano and The Old Kennels.

  2. Add Sudeley Castle & Gardens to your Itinerary

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    Sudeley Castle & Gardens

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    Type:

    Castle/Fort

    Winchcombe, Near Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    12 Apr 2024to31 Oct 2024Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Award-winning gardens surrounding Castle and medieval ruins. Exhibitions, rare-breeds pheasantry, restaurant & cafe, adventure play area.

  3. Add Blenheim Palace to your Itinerary

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    Blenheim Palace

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    Type:

    Historic House/Palace

    Woodstock

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024Open 09:30 - 18:00

    A visit to Blenheim Palace offers an unforgettable experience. It’s a chance to share the splendours of Baroque architecture, to wonder at the collections of art, tapestry and antiques, and to explore the Park and Gardens and discover landscapes…

  4. Add Broadway Tower to your Itinerary

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    Broadway Tower

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    Type:

    Tower

    Broadway

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024Open 10:00 - 17:00

    William Morris used this extraordinary folly on the Cotswold Ridge. You too can enjoy its spectacular views, architecture and setting.

  5. Add Snowshill Manor and Garden (National Trust) to your Itinerary

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    Snowshill Manor and Garden (National Trust)

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    Type:

    Historic House/Palace

    Broadway

    Dates

    From:
    8 Mar 2024to26 Oct 2024Open 11:30 - 16:30
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    27 Oct 2024to3 Nov 2024Open 11:30 - 15:30
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    9 Nov 2024to1 Dec 2024Various Opening Times

    Explore the treasures collected by one man with an eye for the unusual. Be intrigued by the story of Charles Wade, be amazed by his huge and varied collection from around the world and relax in the peaceful hillside garden.

  6. Add Chipping Norton Museum of Local History to your Itinerary

    Chipping Norton Museum of Local History

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Chipping Norton

    Dates

    From:
    19 Mar 2024to31 Oct 2024

    An independent museum located on the first floor of the 19th century Chipping Norton Co-op Society Meeting Hall and run by the local history society.

  7. Add Witney Museum to your Itinerary

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    Witney Museum

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    Type:

    Museum

    High Street, Witney

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2024to31 Oct 2024Various Opening Times

    A local history museum highlighting the changes that have taken place in Witney over the last 1,000 years.

  8. Add North Leigh Roman Villa to your Itinerary

    North Leigh Roman Villa

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    Type:

    Historic Site

    Witney

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    The remains of a large and well-built Roman courtyard villa facing south east over the Evenlode valley. The most important feature is a near complete mosaic floor, which can be seen through a viewing window.

    This is an English Heritage site with…

  9. Add Burford - St John the Baptist Church to your Itinerary

    Burford - St John the Baptist Church

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    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Burford

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    Items of interest include: a memorial tablet to Henry VIII’s barber-surgeon, Edmund Harman, showing one of the earliest representations of South American Indians; the ornate, canopied tomb of Sir Lawrence and Lady Tanfield; a tablet commemorating…

  10. Add Buscot Park (National Trust) to your Itinerary

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    Buscot Park (National Trust)

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    Type:

    National Trust Property

    Faringdon

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2024to30 Sept 2024Various Opening Times

    Late 18th-century house, set in enchanting landscaped grounds, which houses an extensive art collection

  11. Add Kelmscott Manor to your Itinerary

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    Kelmscott Manor

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    Type:

    Historic House/Palace

    Kelmscott

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2024to29 Oct 2024Various Opening Times

    The country home of William Morris - poet, craftsman and socialist - from 1871 until 1896, this is an essential experience for anyone interested in the Arts and Crafts movement.

  12. Add Corinium Museum to your Itinerary

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    Corinium Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Cirencester

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2024to31 Oct 2024Various Opening Times
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    1 Nov 2024to31 Dec 2024
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    1 Nov 2024to31 Mar 2025Various Opening Times

    Discover the treasures of the Cotswolds as you explore its history at this Award Winning Museum. Home to one of the largest collections of Romano-British antiquities extensively from Corinium, Roman Britain's second largest city.

  13. Add Widford - St Oswald's Church to your Itinerary

    Widford - St Oswald's Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Burford

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    A tiny church on its own in the Windrush Valley. In 1904 it was found to have been built on the base of a Roman house or temple. Mainly 13th century it has remnants of an 11th century Saxon or Norman building, e.g. the dividing wall, a chevroned…

  14. Add Experience 1000 years of history at Gloucester Cathedral to your Itinerary

    Experience 1000 years of history at Gloucester Cathedral

    Type

    Type:

    Cathedral/Minster

    Gloucester

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    Descend to the hidden depths of historic Gloucester Cathedral in this experience which includes a visit to the subterranean crypt.
    Visitors to this historic gem include Benedictine monks and royalty, film crews and medieval pilgrims during its 900…

  15. Add Rollright Stones to your Itinerary

    Rollright Stones

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Site

    Chipping Norton

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    The Rollright Stones are a group of prehistoric megalithic monuments built from large natural boulders found within about 500m of the site. The stones are naturally pitted, giving them extraordinary shapes.

  16. Add Tewkesbury Heritage Centre to your Itinerary

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    Tewkesbury Heritage Centre

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage/Visitor Centre

    Tewkesbury

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    This superbly restored 17th century building, once a shop selling hats, is home to our innovative heritage centre. Using our state of the art portable guides and interactive games, so you can get a taste of our fascinating local history.

  17. Add Rousham to your Itinerary

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    Rousham

    Type

    Type:

    Garden

    Nr Woodstock

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024Various Opening Times

    One of England's most important gardens, Rousham represents the first phase of English landscape design and remains almost as its designer William Kent (1685–1748) left it. Many of the features that delighted its 18th century visitors are still…

  18. Add Westonbirt, The National Arboretum to your Itinerary

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    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum

    Type

    Type:

    Parkland/Woodland Garden

    Tetbury

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    Planning on visiting the amazing Westonbirt Arboretum?...If so, click here to get the latest information direct from the official Cotswolds tourism site!

  19. Add Hidcote (National Trust) to your Itinerary

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    Hidcote (National Trust)

    Type

    Type:

    Garden

    Chipping Campden

    One of England's greatest gardens, famous for its rare trees and shrubs, outstanding herbaceous borders and unusual plants from all over the world.

Tree on a hill in front of rolling countryside