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Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall

Discover where William Shakespeare was inspired to become the world’s greatest playwright.

Immerse yourself in sixteenth century Stratford-upon-Avon, explore the very room where William Shakespeare sat as a pupil in the 570s and the space where he first saw plays performed by the country’s greatest actors of the day.
• Join in Tudor School lesson
• Dress up Tudor-style for a family “selfie”
• Play Tudor games and get messy with quill and ink
• Marvel at our medieval wall paintings
• Brush up your Latin
Whether a lifelong Shakespeare enthusiast or new to his enduring legacy, this authentic experience illuminates and brings to Shakespeare’s schooldays.  Since we opened our doors in April 2016, Shakespeare’s Schoolroom & Guildhall has welcomed visitors from around the globe and is currently listed #2 of 101 Things To Do in Stratford on Trip Advisor.