Stratford-upon-Avon; the birthplace of Shakespeare and
home of the British National Theatre.
Henley Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, adjoining the modern
Shakespeare Centre where exhibitions, conferences and
lectures are held. John Shakespeare's house - which
is actually two houses - is where William Shakespeare
was born in 1564 and which the poet inherited.
Restored as far as possible to its original condition,
its garden even contains flowers and plants named in
the immortal plays. Shakespeare's Birthplace including
"William Shakespeare: His Life and Background"