Subscribe to Sue

Ratings Made Easy

Ratings Guide Made Easy

Special Offer 30% OFF entry to Shakespeare's Birthplace, Hall’s Croft, Shakespeare's New Place, Anne Hathaway's Cottage and Mary Arden's Farm. voucher for 30% OFF entry to Shakespeare's Birthplace, Hall’s Croft, Shakespeare's New Place, Anne Hathaway's Cottage and Mary Arden's Farm. ›

  • Overview
  • Gallery
  • Facilities
  • Accessibility

Anne Hathaway's Cottage

Anne Hathaway's Cottage -

Address

Shottery
Cottage Lane
Stratford-upon-Avon
CV37 9HH

Contact

Tel : +44 01789 204016

Visit website
send a message

Prices

adult
£10.25

Family
£27.00

Child
£6.50

Concession
£9.25

Savour the history of a 500 year-old thatched cottage and relive Shakespeare’s love story where he courted his bride-to-be, Anne Hathaway.

A house with history

Relive Shakespeare’s Tudor love story where he courted Anne his bride-to-be and see original furniture, including the Hathaway bed. Uncover five centuries of stories in this picturesque cottage and 13 generations of the family who lived there.

Woodland, orchards, listed gardens

Walking nine acres of grounds, every season holds something new. From the cottage garden bursting with life in spring, to sculptures and stunning autumn colours in the orchard.

Opening Hours for 2017

Summer Season 20 March – 28 October 2017- Monday – Sunday - Open 09:00 Last Entry 17:00

Winter Season 30 October 2017 – 20 March 2018 - Monday – Sunday Open 10:00 Last Entry 16:00

Note: Prices mentioned on this page.

These prices are NOT part of the 30% discount.

THE 30% DISCOUNT IS FOR THE FIVE HOUSE PASS ONLY.

Upcoming Events

More upcoming Events

Recent News

Peter Knight scores soundtrack for Woodland Walk at Anne Hathaway’s Cottage

Peter Knight, the renowned violinist and composer (Steeleye Span and Gigspanner) has created an original soundtrack for the Woodland Walk at Anne Hathaway’s Cottage & Gardens, the childhood home of William Shakespeare’s wife.

Read full article

posted 22/03/2013 12:00:00

New ‘Singing Tree’ at Anne Hathaway’s Cottage & Gardens- - powered by Raspberry Pi and a hug

A ‘Singing Tree’ which responds to your movement and touch to create a soundscape of music and verse will be installed at Anne Hathaway’s Cottage & Gardens on 19 March.

Read full article

posted 21/03/2013 17:00:00

map..

Directions


By Road

By Road

Stratford-upon-Avon is geographically located in the historic heart of England. It is easy to reach from London, the Midlands and the North and is close to the M40, M42 and M6 motorway networks.

The town is a short drive from Junction 15 of the M40 and is well sign posted on all major routes from Coventry, Birmingham, Oxford, Banbury, Worcester and Evesham. Car parking within the town centre is plentiful.

By Public Transport

Nearest train station: Stratford-upon-Avon

Anne Hathaway's Cottage - Anne Hathaway's Cottage -
Anne Hathaway's Cottage - Anne Hathaway's Cottage -

Anne Hathaway's Cottage facilities include:

  • First aid facilities
  • In countryside
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest
  • Village Location
  • Demonstrations given
  • Guided tours available for groups
  • Guided tours available for individuals
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Suitable for families
  • Delta accepted
  • Group discounts available (min group size)
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
  • Visa accepted
  • Café/restaurant
  • On site parking
  • Groups accepted
  • Special group rates
  • Toilets

Anne Hathaway's Cottage accessibility includes:

  • Clear signage throughout attraction, eg colour contrast, large letters, pictograms

Contact - Anne Hathaway's Cottage

 

I would like receive details of future offers and events that may be of interest to me.



Nearby and Related Items

Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm

Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm

Stratford-upon-Avon's Butterfly Farm is the UK's largest tropical butterfly paradise! Rain or shine, discover many of the world's most beautiful butterflies in an exotic environment.

Mary Ardens Farm

Mary Arden's Farm

Mary Arden's Farm. Wilmcote, 5 miles north of Stratford-upon-Avon. Great for a family outing, the timbered farmhouse was the home of Shakespeare's mother before she married John Shakespeare.

Shakespeares Tours

Walking tour of Stratford upon Avon with William Shakespeare live and in person!

Visit Stratford-upon-Avon and you will learn lots about Shakespeare. Yet until now it has been impossible to meet the man. The Falstaff Experience Tudor World has taken a walk down its ancient cobbles back in time and returned to the 21st Century with the Bard. Unbelievably for the first time in world history, visitors can enjoy a tour of Shakespeare's Stratford and learn about his life from the man himself. In Shakespeare's No Holds Bard Tour the bard will tell you tales of his loves, tragedies and inspirations in front of a backdrop of Stratford's most famous sights. The tour is often moving and funny.

The Bear Pit TheatreThe Bear Pit Theatre

The Bear Pit Theatre

Rother Street is home to the The Bear Pit Theatre @ the United Reformed Church. It is Stratford-upon-Avon’s first ‘little theatre’ with an accessible one hundred seat auditorium and bar facilities; producing and hosting productions and events throughout the year. The Bear Pit is a voluntary organisation founded in 2008 with the purpose of bringing together the Visual and Performing Arts groups based in the town. The Bear Pit firmly believes that with all the groups working together, we can encourage the arts to flourish in this beautiful Warwickshire town.

The Rita Ellen Luxury CruiserBancroft Cruisers

Bancroft Cruisers

The best daily sightseeing cruise in Stratford upon Avon on the only heated boat with full bar, cream tea, coffee & cake and Mulled Wine & Mince pies in the winter months and all with a live commentary. From 45 minute walk-on cruises to private charters, we provide the ultimate river experience complete with expert guides & delicious food. And cruise all year round.

Annual UnChained Pass

Black Country Living Museum

Save £15.00 at Ironbridge

Tudor World

Heart of England Map view

West Midlands map

Looking for inspiration? use the Heart of England map to search for ideas

Tourist Information

Tourism Information

Destination Brochures

Tourism Information