Southern England Historic Attractions Guide

Historic Wiltshire, Hampshire, West Sussex, Isle of Wight

Editor's picks - Top 5 reasons to visit South Central England
1. Stourhead garden at any time of year
2. Salisbury Cathedral, and Salisbury in general
3. Weald & Downland Museum
4. Ponies in the New Forest
5. Walking on the Isle of Wight


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Featured Historic Hotel
Swan Hotel Worthing

Swan Hotel
Wells, Somerset

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Located directly opposite the magnificent West Front of Wells Cathedral the 15th century BEST WESTERN PLUS Swan Hotel has been sympathetically refurbished and extended. It offers modern amenities in a beautiful setting. The hotel has a front terrace with a Cathedral view and a quiet Walled Garden … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This writer, politician, and philosopher is best known for 'Novum Organum', and his 'Essays', published in 1597 and 1625



 Clue

This Day in British History

18 July, 1290

Edict of Expulsion

Edward I expels Jews from England, an edict that was not repealed until 1656

Monarch Mayhem

Who died after eating a meal of lampreys - against his doctor's orders



 Clue



National Trust

National Trust membership

National Trust membership

Free entry to National Trust properties throughout England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, plus discounted admission to National Trust for Scotand properties.

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Manaccan (Self catering)
Cottage: HCGILLY, Manaccan

Gillywartha

SET WITHIN 50 ACRES WITH CATTLE AND VIEWS OVER THE HELFORD RIVER Situated in one of the most beautiful parts of Cornwall this spacious wing of the farmhouse has delightful …
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Hatt (Self catering)
Lynher Cottage, Hatt

Lynher Cottage

This detached, all ground floor cottage sleeps two people and is set in a rural location, one mile from the village of Hatt.
Sleeps 2

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