two | WOODSTOCK
A handful of miles from historic Oxford, Woodstock is a amazing Georgian town with fantastic architecture and lovely buildings, such as the 18th century town hall, the 17th century Fletcher’s Property, which is at present household to two fascinating museums, and the Church of St Mary Magdalene, which has components dating back to the medieval period.
Woodstock is also popular for its great antique shops amongst its range of shops, galleries, restaurants, and standard pubs.
Nevertheless, the village is possibly most popular for becoming household to Blenheim Palace, a historic nation home very best-recognized as the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill, a single of the UK’s greatest Prime Ministers.
Inside this lovely Baroque palace, you will uncover lavishly decorated and created rooms and priceless collections of art and furnishings. The palace is also surrounded by 2000 acres of magnificent landscaped gardens as nicely as a magical maze.
WHAT ABOUT WOODSTOCK FESTIVAL?!
Ha! You believed I forgot to mention it? Nope! The popular 1969 hippie festival referred to as Woodstock Festival was NOT held in the town of Woodstock Uk! Shocking for some, I know 🙂 In reality, the most common rock concerts in history was held in the US, nearby a town referred to as Bethel (Ohio), eight hours west of NY city.