Anne Hathaway's Cottage is a vivid piece of history frozen in time; a direct link to the life of the world's greatest playwright, William Shakespeare.
Not only can you peer through the Parlour of the house in which Shakespeare's future wife grew up, but, with a click you can be transported upstairs to the Broad Solar Bedroom and get a glimpse of the famous Hathaway Bed. Surrounded by original furnishings, with sunlight flooding through the leaded windows, you can almost hear the floorboards creek underfoot as you take an intimate 360-degree look through this incredibly preserved portion of British heritage:
Find Anne Hathaway's Cottage near Stratford-upon-Avon in the heart of England, just over 2 hours from London by train or car. Invest in the Shakespeare Houses and Gardens Pass in advance to save on entrance tickets.