Howdy friends, Today i’m going to take you back in the time of United Kingdom by sharing 10 Amazing Historical Places in United Kingdom with you.
10 Amazing Historical Places in United Kingdom
One of the most famous landmark in England dated back to 3000 BC to 2000 BC. This prehistoric places consist of ring Standing stones. Each standing stone is 13 feet high and 7 feet long. It is located in Wiltshire, England.
Open From : 9:30 am To 5:00 pm
Original built by William The Conqueror in 1068. It was a wooden motte-and-bailey castle which was later replaced by a stone castle during the reign of King Henry II and it is still in use. It is located in Warwickshire, England.
Open From : 10:00 am To 4:00 pm
This castle is built on volcanic plug which has human occupation since Iron Age. The first construction of some impressive buildings was done by King David I in 1130. Later on more buildings where added by others till 21 century. It is located Middle of Edinburgh, Scotland.
Open From : 9:30 am To 5pm (closing time during summer is 6pm)
The Tower of London
It was built when the Norman conquest England in 1066. Later in 1078 White Tower was added to the castle by William the Conqueror which gives the entire castle its name as Tower of London. It is located in Central London, England.
Open From : 9:00 am To 4:30 pm (Tuesday- Saturday)
: 10:00 am To 4:30 pm (Sunday-Monday)
It was a wooden structure built by Saxon chief Leed in 9th century. Later on in 1119 Robert de Crevecoeur rebuilt it in stone. In 1278 it was favored residence of King Edward I by his wife. Edward later enhanced its defence. It is located in Kent, England.
Open From : 10:00 am To 5:00 pm (closing time during summer is 6 pm)
It was built in 1132 by 13 Benedictine Monks. One of the largest and best preserved ruined Cistercian monasteries. It was operated for 407 years till Henry VIII gave order to dissolution Abbey in 1539. It is located near Airfield, North Yorkshire of England.
Open From : 10:00 am To 5:00 pm
St Paul’s Cathedral
It is dedication to Paul the Apostle dated back to 604 AD when the original church was founded. The present Cathedral was constructed in 17th century which was designed by Sir Christopher Wren in the English Baroque style. It is located in london, United kingdom.
Open From : 9:00 am To 12:00, 3:00 am To 6:00 pm ( On Sunday 7:30 am To 6:00 pm )
It is the residence of the Dukes of Marlborough which was built between 1705 and 1722. Originally built as a reward to John Churchill (1st Duke of Marlborough) for a grateful nation for the Duke’s in battles. It is located in Woodstock of United Kingdom.
Open From : 9:00 am To 4:30 pm
The temple dedicated to Sulis was constructed in 60-70 AD by Romans. Later on bathing complex was gradually built up over the next 300 years. The building above street level was built in 19th century. It is located in Stall Street, Somerset of England.
Open From : 9:30 am To 5:00 pm ( From June to August closing time is 10:00 pm)
It is a medieval fortress which was originally built by Hugh d’Avranches in 11th century. When Edward I was victorious in war between England and Wales in 1283, he rebuilt the original motte-and-bailey with stones. It is located in between North Wales and Anglesey of United Kingdom.
Open From : 10:00 am To 4:00 pm
Note : Visiting timing of these places change according to seasons.
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