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Coventry & Warwickshire

Coventry & Warwickshire

Avon Boating

Avon Boating offer the Original 40 Minute River Cruise on their famous fleet of of Edwardian vessels. For over 100 years they have been hiring out small boats from the Boathouse and running passenger vessels on the Avon. The river, one of the finest reaches for boating in the country, has remained virtually unchanged in all this time. It is still a real delight, a pleasure to be out on its peaceful waters. Come and relax and enjoy it with them.Swans Nest Boathouse, Swans Nest Lane, Stratford upon Avon CV37 7LS Tel: 01789 267073

Compton Verney
Coaches are warmly welcomed to this stunning art gallery re-modelled by 18th Century architect Robert Adam.Explore artworks from around the world, be enthralled by exhibitions, relax in Capability Brown parkland and enjoy an afternoon cream tea in our cafe. Free admission and main meal for coach drivers, plus packages available to suit all budgets.

​Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ

Tel: 01926 645516 Web:

Coventry Transport Museum
Coventry Transport Museum displays the world's largest collection of British road transport. This is no ordinary transport museum though... Celebrate over 150 years of innovation and design and get up close to the city's design classics that helped change the world. With thrills, nostalgia, inspiration and a little bit of education, Coventry Transport Museum will excite and interest everyone

Tel: 024 7623 4270 Web:

Ragley Hall
Ragley Hall was designed in 1680 and remains the family home of the Marquess and Marchioness of Hertford.  Ragley offers beautiful gardens, tours of the majestic state rooms, Woodland Walk and Adventure Playground.

For more information on our packages for groups call: 01789 762090


Royal Shakespeare Company
Experience the largest classical Theatre Company in the world.The Royal Shakespeare Company will continue performing the great works of Shakespeare and other classic and contemporary writers in The Courtyard Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon throughout the transformation of their theatres.
Enjoy mouth-watering meals in the licensed café, take a Guided Tour behind the scenes or bring home a souvenir from the RSC Shops.Ticket Hotline 0844 800 1110 RSC Short Breaks

0871 700 4386 For details of current production and events visit

Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust is an independent educational charity leading the world’s enjoyment and understanding of Shakespeare’s works, life and times. It opens and cares for the five beautiful and historic Shakespeare Houses & Gardens situated in and around Stratford-upon-Avon.

Tel: 01789 201806 Fax: 01789 263138 Email:

The Butterfly Farm
The UK’s largest tropical butterfly paradise!
Rain or shine, discover many of the world’s most beautiful butterflies in an exotic environment of tropical blossom with splashing waterfalls and fish-filled pools.

Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 7LS Tel 01789 299288 Web:

Canal and River Tours Limited

The only tour licensed to take you through Stratford's historic lock and onto the River Avon. A professional audio tour that is narrated by leading actors. Our Multilingual App version is free. The only all weather boat with glass roof sections for unrivalled passenger viewing.'Jennifer May' is newly built to the latest standards with easy wheelchair access and WC. Canal and River Tours Ltd is locally owned, independent and proudly British! Regular departures from the historic canal basin - find us in the most beautiful part of town! Canal Basin, Bancroft Gardens, Waterside, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 6AT.


Twycross Zoo
The World Primate Centre 
Come and see the largest collection of primates in the western world at the only zoo in the UK to care for all four species of great ape and the only colony of bonobos. 

Burton Road, Atherstone, Warwickshire CV9 3PX Tel: 01827 880250


Anne Hathaways’ Cottage
Cottage Lane, Shottery,
Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 9HH
Tel: 01789 201806

Bancroft Cruisers
Holiday Inn Stratford, Bridgefoot,

Stratford Upon Avon,
Warwickshire CV37 6YR
Tel: 01789 269669

Blue Badge Tourist Guides
PO Box 251, Coventry, Warwickshire CV5 9YT
Tel: 024 7669 1212 Web:



British Motor Museum
Banbury Road, Gaydon, Warwick, Warwickshire,
CV35 0BJ Tel: 01926 641188


Canal and River Tours

Canal Basin, 

Bancroft Gardens, 

Stratford upon Avon 

CV37 6AT 

Tel: 01789 295173




Compton Verney House Trust
Compton Verney,
CV35 9HZ Tel: 01926 645500

Coventry Cathedral
Priory Place, Coventry, CV1 5FB 
09:00hrs to 16:30hrs Monday to Saturday
12:00hrs to 16:00hrs Sunday
Tel: +44 (0)24 7652 1210

Coventry Transport Museum
Millennium Place, Hales Street, Coventry, CV1 1JD

CV One Limited
1 Castle Yard, Hay Lane, Coventry, CV1 5RF
Tel: 0247 660 7000

Mary Arden’s House & The Shakespeare
Countryside Museum

Station Road, Wilmcote,
Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 9UN
Tel: 01789 201806

Ragley Hall
Alcester, Warwickshire,
B49 5NJ Tel: 01789 762090

Royal Shakespeare Company
Royal Shakespeare Theatre,
Warwickshire CV37 6BBF
E-mail: 0844 800 1110

Shakespeare's Birthplace
Henley Street,
Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire CV37 6QW
Tel: 01789 204016

Stratford upon Avon Butterfly Farm
Swans Nest Lane, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire

CV37 7LS Tel: 01789 299288

Twycross Zoo
Warwickshire, CV9 3PX
Tel: 0844 474 1777

Warwick Castle
Warwick, Warwickshire,
CV34 4QU Tel: 0871 265 2000


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