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Widford Church on a misty morning ©Helena Sylvester

Widford - St Oswald's Church

A tiny church on its own in the Windrush Valley. In 1904 it was found to have been built on the…

Bourton on the Water Model Village

The Model Village

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

Kelmscott Manor

Kelmscott Manor

The country home of William Morris - poet, craftsman and socialist - from 1871 until 1896, this is…

Purton Ships Graveyard

Purton Ships Graveyard

Known as the Purton Ships Graveyard or Purton Hulks the area has a large number of purposely…

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  1. Add Blenheim Palace to your Itinerary

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    Blenheim Palace

    Type

    Type:

    Historic House/Palace

    Woodstock

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2020We're Good to Go

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021Open 09:00 - 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…

  2. Add Broadway Tower to your Itinerary

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    Broadway Tower

    Type

    Type:

    Tower

    Broadway

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2020We're Good to Go

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021Open 10:00 - 17:00

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

  3. Add Sudeley Castle & Gardens to your Itinerary

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    Sudeley Castle & Gardens

    Type

    Type:

    Castle/Fort

    Winchcombe, Near Cheltenham

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2020We're Good to Go
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    Dates

    From:
    10 Feb 2021to20 Dec 2021Open 10:00 - 16:00

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

  4. Add Combe Mill to your Itinerary

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    Combe Mill

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage/Visitor Centre

    Blenheim Palace Sawmill, Witney

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2020We're Good to Go

    Dates

    From:
    18 Mar 2021to26 Aug 2021

    A 19th century sawmill with rare working steam beam engine and waterwheel. Other small steam engines and model engines. Rural artefacts, visiting craftsmen and working forge

  5. Add Westwell - St Mary's Church to your Itinerary

    Westwell - St Mary's Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Westwell

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021

    Westwell's church offers pleasures out of all proportion to its size - a picturesques setting overlooking the spring which gave the village its name, some delightful touchs and a refreshing simplicity overall.

    The church is small and simple,…

  6. Add Tolsey Museum to your Itinerary

    Tolsey Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Burford

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021

    Exhibits quaintly recall the trades that flourished here - quarrying, bell-founding, rope-making, brewing, farming, leather-working and clarinet-making. There is also a famous doll's house, furnished in style of the Jane Austen period.

  7. Add Tyndale Monument to your Itinerary

    Tyndale Monument

    Type

    Type:

    Tower

    DURSLEY

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021

    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…

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

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    Buscot Park (National Trust)

    Type

    Type:

    National Trust Property

    Faringdon

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2021to30 Sept 2021Various Opening Times

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

  9. Cotswolds National Landscape - Cotswold Stone Experience

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    Cotswolds National Landscape - Cotswold Stone Experience

    Type

    Type:

    Educational activities

    STROUD

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2021to31 Oct 2021

    This experience takes place in a beautiful setting with quarries, caves and great views. Have a go at shaping and carving a stone block using traditional methods, hear the story of the Cotswolds– understand how the stone was formed, how it was…

  10. Add Kelmscott - St George's Church to your Itinerary

    Kelmscott - St George's Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Kelmscott

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021

    Originally a chapel of ease, St George's Church in Kelmscott is practically unaltered since the close of the 15th century, thanks to William Morris, who lived at Kelmscott Manor. He was so appalled by some of the Victorian 'restoration' work being…

  11. Add Berkeley Castle & Gardens to your Itinerary

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    Berkeley Castle & Gardens

    Type

    Type:

    Castle/Fort

    Berkeley

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2020We're Good to Go

    Dates

    From:
    29 Mar 2021to31 Oct 2021Various Opening Times

    Berkeley Castle is unique; it has been lived in by the same family for almost 900 years, long er than any other fortress in England. Visit our mediaeval Castle, Gardens, Butterfly House and visit our website for special events taking place.

  12. Add Shipton under Wychwood - St Mary's Church to your Itinerary

    Shipton under Wychwood - St Mary's Church

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    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Shipton under Wychwood

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021

    St Mary the Virgin is a large and ancient building with a rich history. The parish church of Shipton almost certainly started life as an Anglo-Saxon minster. The church is first mentioned in 1115 in a charter ‘Pro Cancellaris Sarum’ when Henry I…

  13. Add The Model Village to your Itinerary

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    The Model Village

    Type

    Type:

    Model/Miniature Village

    Bourton on the Water

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2020We're Good to Go

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021

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

  14. Add Stanton Harcourt - St Michael's Church to your Itinerary

    Stanton Harcourt - St Michael's Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Stanton Harcourt

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021

    The chancel of St Michael's church contains two of Oxfordshire's greatest church treasures: an ancient 13th century rood-screen and the shrine of St Edburg.

  15. Add Swinbrook - St Mary's Church to your Itinerary

    Swinbrook - St Mary's Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Burford

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021

    Near the porch are headstones to three of the Mitford sisters, Nancy, Unity and Diana Mitford. Their parents, and a fourth sister Pamela, are buried elsewhere in the churchyard. There is a plaque to their brother, Tom, inside the church.

  16. Add Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum (SOFO) to your Itinerary

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    Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum (SOFO)

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Park Street, Woodstock

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2020We're Good to Go

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021

    SOFO is dedicated to military heritage. Appealing to all visitors, families, historians, and groups, the museum is thematically led and tells fascinating stories using personal archive and accounts from across Oxfordshire.

  17. Add Bladon - St Martin's Church to your Itinerary

    Bladon - St Martin's Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Bladon, Woodstock

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021

    Sir Winston Churchill, alongside his beloved wife Clementine, is buried here in the churchyard of St Martin's Church in Bladon.

  18. Add Westonbirt, The National Arboretum to your Itinerary

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    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum

    Type

    Type:

    Parkland/Woodland Garden

    Tetbury

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2020We're Good to Go

    Dates

    From:
    1 Dec 2020to28 Feb 2021Various Opening Times
    From:
    3 Oct 2021to1 Nov 2021
    From:
    2 Nov 2021to30 Nov 2021

    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 Clanfield - St Stephen's Church to your Itinerary

    Clanfield - St Stephen's Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Clanfield

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021

    A late 12th century Church. It was originally a chapel of nearby Bampton church, and was dedicated to St John the Baptist, but sometime in the late 15th century the dedication was changed to St Stephen the Marytr.