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Stratford Town Walk


Multi-award winning guided walking tour around historic Stratford-upon-Avon that operates 365 days a year; even Christmas Day!

Walk in Shakespeare’s footsteps through the ancient streets to see the Shakespeare Houses, Royal Shakespeare Theatres, River Avon, 15th century timber-framed buildings, Shakespeare’s School and more.

The walking tour includes a visit to Holy Trinity Church to see Shakespeare’s grave.

Hear fascinating stories of fire, flood, plague, medieval cures, old fashioned sayings and history, wrapped up in a little Shakespeare!


Visitor Info


Walks start at the Swan Fountain on Waterside, near the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and opposite the fish & chip shop on the corner of Sheep Street. The walk will go ahead whatever the weather!

Swan Fountain is just a few minutes walk from Stratford-upon-Avon Visitor Information Centre. There are several car parks nearby, with disabled parking and public toilets opposite.

Price and walk times

All walks take two hours (approx)

Town Walk: Adults £6, Students & over 65s £5, Children £3, Under 8s go free

Ghost Walk: Adults £7, Children £5

Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri at 11am

Sat 11am and 2pm

Private walking tours for groups are available, get in touch for rates.


Conferences & meetings



Food & Drink


Join the daily Stratford Town Walk and get discounts at a range of shops, restaurants, pubs and attractions, including the MAD Museum, Butterfly Farm, River Cruise, Shakespeare’s School and the Shakespeare Houses.