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Blenheim Palace OxfordshireNorth Oxfordshire is a wonderfully central location for touring around the area with easy access by car or train to Oxford, Stratford upon Avon, Warwick, The Cotswolds, Blenheim Palace, Oxford Union Canal and much more; ..steeped in historic charm and stunning scenery.

Here are a few suggestions for those in need of a bit of history (near Banbury, Oxfordshire).

Banbury the historic market town famous for ‘Ride a Cock Horse’ nursery rhyme.
Broughton Castle the ancestral home to Lord Saye and Sele.
Blenheim Palace the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill.
Upton House with splendid interactive displays.
Sulgrave Manor the birthplace of the Direct Descendants of George Washington, winning three Tourism Awards in 2012.
Farnborough House a charming place with lovely garden walks.
Warwick Castle an impressive medieval building with wonderful displays of jousts and jokers.
Oxford of Dreaming Spires, Universities and Bus Top Tours!
Stratford upon Avon and the Shakespearian Experience.

Gardens to visit.

Stowe Landscapes
Brook Cottage Garden
The National Herb Centre
Kenilworth Castle & Elizabethan Garden
Rousham House
Sulgrave House
Batsford Arboretum
Hidcote Gardens
Kifskate Gardens
Waterperry Gardens

Things for the ‘Boy’.

British Motor Museum
Silverstone Race Circuit
Hook Norton Brewery

For the Kids.

In Banbury
Whiz Kids
Rug Rats
Ten Pin Bowling
Surrounding Area
Waterfowl Sanctuary and Children’s Farm
Children’s MAD Museum, Stratford
Mary Arden’s Farm Stratford
Stratford Butterfly Farm
Burford Wildlife Park
Adam Henson’s Cotswold Farm Park

Places to hire a campervan.