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St Mary's Church, Bampton

Bampton - St Mary's Church

It seems there was a church here long before the Norman Conquest, although the only surviving…

Snowshill Manor & Garden

Snowshill Manor and Garden (National Trust)

Explore the treasures collected by one man with an eye for the unusual. Be intrigued by the story…

Owlpen Manor Cotswold manor house holiday cottages and wedding venue

Owlpen Manor

The garden at Owlpen is an unusually complete survival of an early formal garden on a manorial…

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…

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  1. Add Cotswold Woollen Weavers to your Itinerary

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    Cotswold Woollen Weavers

    Type

    Type:

    Shopping

    Lechlade

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024Various Opening Times

    Cotswold Woollen Weavers is a destination in its own right: a shop selling all manner of woollen clothes and blankets, a small museum, design studio, sculpture gallery, coffee shop and picnic area, all housed in beautiful old stone buildings. 

  2. Add Bishop's Palace to your Itinerary

    Bishop's Palace

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Site

    Church Green, Witney

    The remains of the ‘Bishop’s Palace’ are situated in the grounds of Mount House, just east of St Mary’s Church in Witney. In reality the ‘palace’ was a manor house, one of the earliest and largest of its type, the working centre of the estates owned…

  3. Add Pittville Park to your Itinerary

    Pittville Park

    Type

    Type:

    Municipal Park

    Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024Various Opening Times

    A fantastic blend of living history, open spaces, children's activities and of course a boating lake! The perfect place to spend a day...

  4. Add Berkeley Castle & Gardens to your Itinerary

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    Berkeley Castle & Gardens

    Type

    Type:

    Castle/Fort

    Berkeley

    Dates

    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.

  5. 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 2024to31 Dec 2024

    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…

  6. Add Northleach - St Peter and St Paul to your Itinerary

    Northleach - St Peter and St Paul

    Type

    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Northleach

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    For more than 100 years Northleach was the major "wool" town of the area, & the church is a fine example of late Gothic building. It has a complete set of medieval corbel heads, including a cat playing a fiddle, & an excellent collection of brasses.

  7. Add Kencot - St George's Church to your Itinerary

    Kencot - St George's Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Kencot

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    St George's Church in Kencot is of late 12th century origin and features a tower with a curious side turret with a sloping roof, which was added later and makes it look unfinished.

  8. Add Stanway House & Gardens to your Itinerary

    Stanway House & Gardens

    Type

    Type:

    Historic House/Palace

    Near Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    3 June 2024to28 Aug 2024Various Opening Times

    Golden stoned Jacobean manor house with exquisite gatehouse set amid 20 acres of landscaped grounds. Important 14thC tythe barn. Tudor great hall with shuffleboard.

  9. Add Windmill Tump Long Barrow to your Itinerary

    Windmill Tump Long Barrow

    Type

    Type:

    English Heritage Property

    Cirencester

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024Various Opening Times

    The barrow was excavated in the late 19th century, and also in 1939 when 13 skeletons were found as well as leaf-shaped arrowheads.
    When two trees fell down in the great storms of 1987 they revealed a previously unknown chamber situated to the…

  10. Add Church Hanborough - St Peter & St Paul Church to your Itinerary

    Church Hanborough - St Peter & St Paul Church

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    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Church Hanborough

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    The church's octagonal limestone spire is visible from all around. Dating back to 12C, the church was internally remodelled in 14C

  11. Add Bourton on the Water - St Lawrence to your Itinerary

    Bourton on the Water - St Lawrence

    Type

    Type:

    Churches and Cathedrals

    Bourton on the Water

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    Lying just a short walk from the High Street, the distinctive domed clock tower of St Lawrence's Church invites further investigation. The earliest evidence of a Christian presence on this site goes back as far as the 8th Century when a wooden…

  12. Add Nympsfield Long Barrow to your Itinerary

    Nympsfield Long Barrow

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Site

    Stonehouse

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    Overlooking the river Severn to the Forest of Dean, with a picnic site nearby, this chambered Neolithic long barrow is 90ft long, with a pair of side chambers and an end chamber.

  13. Add Duntisbourne Rouse - St Michael's Church to your Itinerary

    Duntisbourne Rouse - St Michael's Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Cirencester

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    The atmospheric church of St Michael stands in idyllic Cotswold countryside in the hamlet of Duntisbourne Rouse. The church dates to the Saxon period, and boasts a Norman crypt beneath the chancel. There are 13th century wall paintings in the…

  14. Add The Historic Snowdrop Garden to your Itinerary

    The Historic Snowdrop Garden

    Type

    Type:

    Garden

    Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    27 Jan 2025to25 Feb 2025

    Prepare to be amazed by the incredible range and quantity of snowdrops at Colesbourne Gardens and Arboretum.
    A treat for anyone longing for spring to arrive, the beautiful gardens were home to Henry John Elwes who introduced the first big snowdrop…

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

    Fairford - St Mary's Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Fairford

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    Fairford is an outstanding church because of its fascinating complete set of medieval stained glass windows, the only such set in England. The glass is rare, and is of the highest quality.

  16. Add Tetbury Police Museum & Courtroom to your Itinerary

    Tetbury Police Museum & Courtroom

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Tetbury

    Dates

    From:
    2 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024Various Opening Times

    A historical collection of items used by the police in the Gloucestershire Constabulary.

  17. Add Minster Lovell - St Kenelm's Church to your Itinerary

    Minster Lovell - St Kenelm's Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Minster Lovell

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    St Kenelm's church in Minster Lovell is mainly 15th century, built on the foundations of an earlier priory minster.

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

    Westwell - St Mary's Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Westwell

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    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,…

  19. Add Burford Tolsey Museum and Archive to your Itinerary

    Burford Tolsey Museum and Archive

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Burford

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    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.

  20. Add Hailey - St John the Evangelist Church to your Itinerary

    Hailey - St John the Evangelist Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Hailey

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024

    St John the Evangelist is Victorian, built in 1868/9 to replace an 18th century church close by. Built in the French Gothic style with prominent buttresses and an unusual bell turret.