Explore Britain's rich and varied history with this ultimate guide to
the best historical things to do throughout England, Scotland and Wales;
includes author- recommended reviews and practical information on a wide-range
of interesting options from fascinating pre-historic sites such as Avebury to
excellent modern museums such as the Museum of London.
This guide has
been created by Lonely Planet's dedicated authors and local experts who immersed
themselves in England, Scotland and Wales, finding the best historical
experiences and sharing practical and honest advice.
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Ye Olde Britain: best historical experiences
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'best' or 'recommended' castles, religious buildings, stately homes and more
Newcastle, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Cardiff, Winchester, Chester and much much
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Written and researched
by David Else, David Atkinson, Peter Dragicevich, Belinda Dixon, Joe Bindloss,
Neil Wilson, Marc Di Duca, Oliver Berry, Etain O'Carroll, Fionn Davenport, Andy
Symington and Catherine le Nevez.