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Enjoy unlimited FREE entry to over 100 historic sites including castles, abbeys, Roman ruins and prehistoric monuments. Choose from 9 or 16 consecutive day passes.

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17th Century Orton Hall

17th Century Orton Hall

Orton Hall is a superb Jacobean Mansion built in 1662 standing in 7 acres of its own mature parkland. We have 3 suites, each with its own unique charm. All … more >>


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Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

The fourth wife of Henry VIII, who agreed to marry her partly on the basis of a flattering portrait painted by Holbein


This Day in British History

24 March, 1603

Death of Elizabeth I

Elizabeth's death at Richmond Palace led to the succession of James VI of Scotland as James I of England

Monarch Mayhem

This Danish king was followed by Edward the Confessor


Ingleton (Self catering)
Bridleways Cottage , Ingleton

Bridleways Cottage

Sleeping four people in two bedrooms, this charming end-terraced cottage is in the hamlet of Far Westhouse, two miles from Ingleton.
Sleeps 4

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St Bees (Self catering)
Seaspray, St Bees


Porch. Hall. Sitting/dining room. Well equipped kitchen. Small double bedroom with TV. Twin bedded room with TV. Bathroom/WC (shower over bath).
Sleeps 5

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