Britain is steeped in history and whatever era of the past interests you most, whether it’s the Tudors,
Victorians, World War I and II, or something else, there’s guaranteed to be an attraction to capture your imagination.
Head to central London and the 11th century Tower of London, home of the crown jewels, or travel north to Hadrian’s Wall, erected in 122 AD and now a UNESCO World Heritage site.
There are areas of huge historical significance across Britain to explore and be amazed by.
Looking to visit Windsor Castle? As one of the Queen’s official residences
and one of the largest inhabited castles, it’s no wonder that it’s such a popular destination with tourists.
The great and the good have all made the pilgrimage to see Stonehenge, from Barack Obama to Miley Cyrus.
It is no surprise considering the mysterious power it has exerted throughout history. The gigantic standing stones remain a puzzle that still awe visitors today.
From the Crown Jewels to bloody tales of torture and death,
the Tower of London is bursting with history to delight and terrify visitors in equal measure.
Edinburgh Castle is one of the most thrilling historic locations in the United Kingdom
and a world-renowned icon, being part of a World Heritage Site that encompasses Edinburgh’s Old and New Towns.
Relish going ‘behind the scenes’ and exploring the history and stunning gardens of the real-life Downton Abbey!