International Studies Abroad ®est. 1987

RETURN TO PREVIOUS PAGE

Stratford-upon-Avon & Warwick Castle (Semester Only)

Location: England

close

Located on the River Avon and surrounded by beautiful countryside, Stratford-upon-Avon is a charming town rich in culture and history, and best known for its prolific poet son, William Shakespeare. While visiting you will find many historic sites and activities to enjoy such as Shakespeare's birthplace, Anne Hathaway's Cottage, and various theatres and museums throughout the town. The Shakespeare Center offers a library, bookstore, and archives for the use of students and intellectuals.

Afterwards, tour the medieval Warwick Castle with a history that stretches back to the time of William the Conqueror. While visiting the castle, you'll learn about the royals of England, the many battles fought, and the Earldom of Warwick. The castle today is very popular, atrracting tens of thousands of visitors from around the world to see the largest medieval castle in England. And visitors never forget their chilling experience at Warwick's infamous Ghost Tower.

**This is a one-day excursion and may or may not be offered every semester

Available in the following sessions

Optional in the following sessions