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Jacobean home of Shakespeare's daughter
Join us as we celebrate the 400th anniversary of the home of Shakespeare's daughter.
Wander through the elegant home of Susanna Shakespeare and her husband, Dr John Hall. Enjoy the luxurious rooms and beautiful decoration of this fascinating house, befitting a wealthy physician of Dr John Hall's status.
Examine the intriguing collection of apothecary's equipment and books in the doctor's consulting room along with a first edition of his medical notes published in 1657.
Relax in the beautiful gardens, breathe in the fragrant herbs as used by Dr Hall in his remedies.
Discover stories of the house's famous past occupants
Visit Hall's Croft cafe and unwind over home-made fare in delightful surroundings. You can also visit The Arter, a unique shop specialising in hand-made arts and crafts by local contemporary design-makers.
New for 2013
Discover the Happy Birthday Hall's Croft anniversary exhibition, where you can meet some of the characters who have been associated with Hall's Croft over the years and uncover its secrets through an exciting house party!
Prices, directions and opening times
Why not buy a Shakespeare Five House Pass for entry to Hall's Croft and all the other Shakespeare Houses, which now includes a visit to Shakespeare's grave? You can save between £7.00 - £29.50 compared to a Shakespeare Birthplace Pass plus tickets to the Cottage and Mary Arden’s Farm.
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Conservation at Hall's Croft
Over the next few years the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust will be carrying out major conservation work on the house. In preparation for this we are stabilising the structure including strengthening the beams and joints, and making temporary repairs to the roof spaces.
To make a donation to the Shakespeare Houses Conservation Appeal and to learn more about these urgent works click here.
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Highlights at Hall's Croft
Learn about the important conservation work at Hall's Croft and see some impressive Elizabethan and Jacobean furniture in a new display.
Highlights at Hall's Croft
Look out for performances of Shakespeare's plays in the gardens throughout the summer
What do people think?
If you have visited any of the Shakespeare Houses & Gardens, attended a literary event or participated in one of our courses we would love to know what you think.
Do let us know and feel free to send us any pictures from your visit.
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