Overview

Wander through the elegant and beautifully furnished Jacobean home of Shakespeare’s daughter, Susanna, and her husband physician John Hall. Enjoy the luxurious rooms and the stunning interiors of this fascinating house, befitting a wealthy physician of John Hall’s status.

Examine the intriguing collection of apothecary’s equipment and books in the doctor’s consulting room along with a first edition of his medical notes published in 1657. Our Method in the Madness exhibition explores medicine then and now with the prevalent thinking about disease and medicine in the Jacobean period.

Enjoy the informative parlour talks for an insight into the wealthy lifestyle of Shakespeare’s eldest daughter. Children can look out for the latest puzzles, quizzes and trails to help bring their visit to life! Discover stories of the house’s famous past occupants including Mahatma Gandhi and Winston Churchill.

Relax in the beautiful walled garden with its fragrant herbs as used by John Hall in his remedies.

Watch the video to discover what to expect on your visit to all five of Shakespeare’s Family Homes. https://www.shakespeare.org.uk/visit/video-tour-houses/

For more information on the other four of Shakespeare’s Family Homes please see Shakespeare’s Birthplace, Mary Arden’s FarmAnne Hathaway’s Cottage and Shakespeare’s New Place.

Visitor Info

Hall’s Croft is located in Old Town near to the centre of town, a 15 minute walk from the Birthplace. There are car parks in the town centre and a park and ride from Stratford-upon-Avon Parkway station.

Book online to save 10% https://www.shakespeare.org.uk/book-online/ 12 months free entry with every ticket. Choose from the Full Story Ticket covering all five Shakespeare Family Homes or individual tickets to each house.

For details of specific events at the individual Family Homes visit https://www.shakespeare.org.uk/visit/whats-on/

 

 

 

 

Accessibility

There is a step up to the house and a ramp available on request. The first floor is accessible by stairs only.

Owing to the age of the building the floors are uneven in places

We welcome assistance dogs at all sites and dogs on leads in all our outdoor spaces except at Mary Arden’s Farm.

All houses have accessible toilets and large print guides are available at all houses.

Please visit the Access section of our website for full details. https://www.shakespeare.org.uk/visit/plan-your-visit/access/access-hc/

Conferences & meetings

Weddings

Facilities

Browse a wonderful selection of Shakespeare-inspired gifts in our Hall’s Croft Gift shop.

For car parking please use town centre car parks.

Food & Drink

Our licenced café is open during house opening hours serving hot and cold drinks, cakes and cream teas and a Tudor-inspired lunch menu.

Opening times and menus can be found on our website. https://www.shakespeare.org.uk/visit/plan-your-visit/food-drink/

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