Windsor attractions

Windsor attractions

Eton CollegeFrom Windsor you can explore the county of Berkshire, often referred to as the Royal County of Berkshire as Windsor Castle lies within its boundaries. Berkshire borders the counties of Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Surrey, Wiltshire, Hampshire and Greater London. It is known as one of the Home Counties and the county town is Reading. Berkshire has been the scene of many battles throughout history; it has stately homes, abbeys, castles and museums to visit, while the Berkshire Downs are part of the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

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Windsor Castle

Other information Windsor - Other information - Salters Steamers Ltd, Folly Bridge, Oxford. OX1 4LA. - Tel: (01865) 243421. Location: On the outskirts of Windsor. Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire SL4 1NJ. Windsor Castle dates back to the time of William the Conqueror. Location: On the outskirts of Windsor.

Windsor Castle

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Attractions Salters Steamers Ltd, Folly Bridge, Oxford. OX1 4LA. - Tel: (01865) 243421. We operate from all of the major locations on the Upper-Thames between Oxford and Staines. READING - Salters' boats depart from Caversham bridge outside the Riverside restaurant off Waterman place - nearest postcode is RG1 8AZ. www.salterssteamers.co.uk. Location: On the outskirts of Windsor.

Salters Steamers

AttractionsAscot Racecourse. Tel: 01344 876 876 Ascot Racecourse, founded in 1711, is the world's most famous racecourse. The 2006 redevelopment has meant that the new Grandstand and the state-of-the-art facilities are second to none. Located close to the M3, M4, M40 & M25 motorways and to London Heathrow for international visitors. www.ascot.co.uk. Location: 5 miles south of Windsor.

Ascot Racecourse

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Attractions Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire SL4 1NJ. Windsor Castle ates back to the time of William the Conqueror. The castle is still used by royalty, in fact it is one of the British monarchs principal English residences. The towers and battlements of the Castle dominate the skyline of Windsor. Depending on opening times, visitors can see the State Apartments, St George’s Chapel, Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House, the Castle Exhibition the exhibition in the Drawings Gallery and the semi-state rooms. Location: On the outskirts of Windsor. Gain free entry to Windsor Castle – and dozens of other London Attractions - with the London Pass.

Windsor Castle

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Attractions Royal Windsor Racecourse, Maidenhead Road, Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 5JJ. Tel: 01753 498400. The course is laid out in the form of a figure eight slightly more than a mile and a half in extent, the final five furlongs of which is virtually straight. Royal Windsor Racecourse has excellent access to most major motorway networks and rail services. Take advantage of our unique setting by taking a riverboat from the centre of Windsor straight to the racecourse jetty. www.windsor-racecourse.co.uk. Location: On the outskirts of Windsor.

Windsor Racecourse

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Attractions Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire SL4 6DW. Tel: 01753 671177. During the course of your free sightseeing tour of the school you can visit the Cloisters, the oldest classroom in the College and the College Chapel and experience how the first students would have lived and worked here. On the outskirts, north of Windsor. Gain free entry to Eton College – and dozens of other London Attractions - with the London Pass.

Eton College

Attractions Thorpe Park, Staines Road, Chertsey, Surrey, KT16 8PN. Tel: 0870 444 44 66. For the ultimate in extreme thrills, THORPE PARK is the must do destination. About 8 miles south of Windsor.

Thorpe Park

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