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Canteen and Bookshop

The National Trust Heritage and Rural Skills Centre

A centre for sharing and developing heritage conservation skills, offering a programme of craft…

Cogges cottage garden and manor house

Cogges Manor Farm

Cogges Manor Farm is a historic farmstead and home to Downton Abbey’s Yew Tree Farm. It is a…

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…

Croome.Credit: John Hubble

Croome (National Trust)

Expect the unexpected. Incredible innovation, devastating loss, remarkable survival and magnificent…

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  1. Add Broadway Tower to your Itinerary

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    Broadway Tower

    Type

    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.

  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:
    19 Mar 2024to2 Nov 2024Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Award-winning gardens surrounding Castle and medieval ruins. Exhibitions, castle rooms, gift shop & cafes, the best adventure play fort in Gloucestershire!

  3. Add Blenheim Palace to your Itinerary

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    Blenheim Palace

    Type

    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 Cirencester Park to your Itinerary

    Cirencester Park

    Type

    Type:

    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.

  5. Add Chedworth Roman Villa (National Trust) to your Itinerary

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    Chedworth Roman Villa (National Trust)

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Site

    Chedworth

    Dates

    From:
    6 Feb 2024to26 Nov 2024

    Cradled in a beautiful Cotswold valley rest the remains of one of the grandest Roman villas in Britain.

  6. Add Tyndale Monument to your Itinerary

    Tyndale Monument

    Type

    Type:

    Tower

    DURSLEY

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    The Tyndale Monument was built in 1866 in memory of William Tyndale, who it is thought was born in nearby North Nibley. Tyndale, a prominent Protestant in the time of Henry VIII, produced the first complete translation of the New Testament in…

  7. Add Cogges Manor Farm to your Itinerary

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    Cogges Manor Farm

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage/Visitor Centre

    Witney

    Dates

    From:
    29 Mar 2024to1 Nov 2024Open 09:30 - 17:00

    Cogges Manor Farm is a historic farmstead and home to Downton Abbey’s Yew Tree Farm. It is a beautifully preserved collection of farm buildings, manor house, and walled garden, set in its own grounds, with farm animals, outdoor adventure play and…

  8. Add The National Trust Heritage and Rural Skills Centre to your Itinerary

    The National Trust Heritage and Rural Skills Centre

    Type

    Type:

    National Trust Property

    Swindon

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024Various Opening Times

    A centre for sharing and developing heritage conservation skills, offering a programme of craft courses, spaces for local groups, and rental units for professional craftspeople.

  9. Add Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway to your Itinerary

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    Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway

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    Type:

    Steam Railway

    Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    7 Mar 2024to3 Jan 2025

    The GWSR is a volunteer run steam and diesel heritage railway in the English Cotswolds.

  10. Add Owlpen Manor to your Itinerary

    Owlpen Manor

    Type

    Type:

    Garden

    Nr Uley

    Dates

    From:
    1 May 2024to30 Sept 2024Various Opening Times

    The garden at Owlpen is an unusually complete survival of an early formal garden on a manorial scale. It has been described by the landscape architect Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe as possibly the earliest domestic garden in England to survive in something…

  11. Add Lodge Park & Sherborne Estate (National Trust) to your Itinerary

    Lodge Park & Sherborne Estate (National Trust)

    Type

    Type:

    National Trust Property

    near Northleach

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024Various Opening Times
    From:
    1 Mar 2024to28 Oct 2024Various Opening Times

    Lodge Park is part of the Sherborne Estate, an ornate building dating from 1635 overlooking the deer course and surrounding countryside.

  12. Add North Leigh Roman Villa to your Itinerary

    North Leigh Roman Villa

    Type

    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…

  13. Add The Model Village to your Itinerary

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    The Model Village

    Type

    Type:

    Model/Miniature Village

    Bourton on the Water

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    A model of the actual village, built in Cotswold stone to 1/9th scale.

  14. Add Minster Lovell Hall and Dovecote to your Itinerary

    Minster Lovell Hall and Dovecote

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    Type:

    Historic Site

    Witney

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    Ruins of a large 15th century manor set around courtyard. Situated in attractive settings on the banks of the River Windrush. A skeleton found in 18th century is said to be that of Lord Lovell.

  15. Add Rodmarton Manor & Garden to your Itinerary

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    Rodmarton Manor & Garden

    Type

    Type:

    Historic House/Palace

    Cirencester

    Dates

    From:
    1 May 2024to28 Sept 2024Various Opening Times

    A Cotswold Arts and Crafts house, one of the last great country houses built in the traditional way. Containing beautiful furniture, ironwork, china and needlework specially made for the house.

  16. Add Wotton under Edge Heritage Centre to your Itinerary

    Wotton under Edge Heritage Centre

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage/Visitor Centre

    Wotton under Edge

    Dates

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

    Located in a converted fire station in the Chipping, the Museum provides visitors with an excellent introduction to the historic wool town and its surrounding area of outstanding natural beauty.

  17. Add Newark Park (National Trust) to your Itinerary

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    Newark Park (National Trust)

    Type

    Type:

    Historic House/Palace

    Wotton under Edge

    Dates

    From:
    1 Mar 2024to31 Oct 2024Open 11:00 - 17:00
    From:
    1 Nov 2024to15 Dec 2024Various Opening Times
    From:
    2 Feb 2025to28 Feb 2025Open 11:00 - 16:00

    Newark Park stands proud on top of the Cotswold Escarpment, looking down into the Ozleworth Valley to the Mendips beyond. With a house of architectural intrigue, quaint gardens and a sprawling estate and parkland.

  18. Add Charlbury Museum to your Itinerary

    Charlbury Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Charlbury

    Dates

    From:
    26 Mar 2024to30 Sept 2024Various Opening Times

    Charlbury Museum is an independent museum, run entirely by volunteers. Its five rooms are crammed with exhibits revealing the history of this ancient market town. There is plenty here to interest both adults and children.

  19. 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.

  20. Add Woodchester Park (National Trust) to your Itinerary

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    Woodchester Park (National Trust)

    Type

    Type:

    Country/Royal Park

    Stroud

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    Woodchester Park surrounds Woodchester Mansion (not NT) in a hidden, quiet valley. Secret and closed to the public for many years it is now owned by the National Trust and can offer several miles of walking.