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Gardens at Berkeley Castle

Things to see and do

You’ll never be short of things to do in the Cotswolds. A visit to the Stroud District not only allows you to relax and unwind, but also provides the perfect opportunity to experience the many things to do and attractions on offer.

Outdoor activities

Outdoor activities

There is so much to do in the Stroud District. The very fact that it combines the lofty heights of the south Cotswolds with the undulating lowland...

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Attractions

Attractions

There are plenty of visitor attractions in Stroud District to suit all ages. From spectacular historic attractions such as Berkeley Castle to...

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Farmers Markets

Farmers Markets

There are many Farmers' Markets around the District that are all worth a visit. All are run by members of the Old Gloucestershire Farmers' Market...

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Stroudwater Canal

Stroudwater Canal

The Cotswold Canals shaped the landscape of the Stroud Valleys for nearly 200 years and their renaissance will do this once again. The restoration...

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The Gloucester - Sharpness Canal

The Gloucester - Sharpness Canal

The Gloucester-Sharpness Canal is much wider than the Stroudwater Canal. Opened in 1827, the 16 mile canal was built to enable boats to reach...

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History of the area

History of the area

The Stroud District has experienced more than its fair share of British history throughout the last 5000 years. While Hetty Pegler’s Tump, an ancient...

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TV & film locations

TV & film locations

The Cotswolds is full of surprises for film and TV fans, come and see where some of the big productions have been produced.

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