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Boscobel House

#5 of 34 things to do in Stafford Features Animals
Boscobel House Boscobel Lane | Bishop's Wood, Brewood, Stafford ST19 9AR, England
+44 870 333 1181
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A lovely day in an interesting setting. The young staff really knew their stuff and their love of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jim T
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Walsall, United Kingdom
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A great half day out.

This magnificent old mansion house is great to explore. Hidden priest holes, an ancient Oak site... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
john W
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Stafford, United Kingdom
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Boscobel House Boscobel Lane | Bishop's Wood, Brewood, Stafford ST19 9AR, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A lovely day in an interesting setting. The young staff really knew their stuff and their love of history shone through. Fascinating!

Thank Jim T
Reviewed 5 days ago

This magnificent old mansion house is great to explore. Hidden priest holes, an ancient Oak site where a king once hid. Interesting outbuildings, gardens and farm memorobilia.

Thank john W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are tracking the flight of King Charles 2nd from the country after the battle of Worcester and before he became King then you should visit Old Moseley Hall and Boscobel House as they are linked and not far apart. Charles hid in the...More

Thank Vivien W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I vaguely recall that I visited this place as a kid as part of a family day out. If I am brutally honest, I remember no details at all. So, it was with fresh eyes that I arrived just before Midday on a pleasant Saturday....More

Thank ESP2006
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our visit to Boscobel House, although we were glad we did not pay full price as we don't feel it was worth the money. We only stayed around 90 minutes which included walking to and from the White Ladies Priory.

Thank samcI2668AP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An excellent visit and you must do the tour with Roy. Home to the Giffard family, owners of the Boscobel Royal Oak, where Charles II hid in an oak tree after losing the Battle of Worcester in 1651. The tree has gone now, but a...More

Thank HomerJSimpson01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely old place the tour guide certainly knew his stuff love garden and wow a giant of a old oak tree in the field round the back defiantly well worth the visit

Thank 317537les
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place, gr8 history had guided tour, james was best guide ive seen funny and well informed. Plenty to see at a relaxed pace. Only downpoint & its a shame, coffee staff were very halfsoaked & took forever just to bring out 1 coffee &...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to be perfectly timed for the guided tour of the house and to have a very small group of 5. Our guide James was brilliant - if you could clone him amd send him as a guide to all stately homes...More

Thank Warped-muffin
Reviewed 21 April 2017

first of all the staff were lovely, so friendly and knowledgeable and will to talk and show you around, i never felt like i was int eh way, annoying or asking to many questions. the house is small but well worth it for the history.

Thank Kerri C
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