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Virtual Tours of Britain are ‘Cool Site of the Day’

Leeds Castle, Maidstone Kent, Quicktime VR

Leeds Castle, Maidstone Kent, Quicktime VR

Our virtual tours of historic sights in Britain are featured today on Cool Site of the Day.

Cool Site of the Day

Cool Site of the Day

The virtual tours – in the form of Quicktime images which can be dragged to view the whole panorama – highlight some of the most interesting sights which can be included on our private tours of London, England, Scotland & Wales.

They include Sir John Soane’s Museum the amazing London home of architect Sir John Soane, full of antiquities & art, the Imperial War Museum Duxford, ‘Jack the Ripper Alley‘ off Bishopsgate, hardly changed since Victorian times, Stonehenge seen from within the stone circle at Dawn and Abbey Road by the zebra crossing where the Beatles crossed on the 1969 album cover.

Sir John Soane's Museum

Sir John Soane’s Museum

Castles include Arundel, Leeds, Harlech and Penrhyn in North Wales and Windsor Castle seen from Eton across the Thames. Gardens include Nymans, Stourhead, Bodnant and Hidcote Manor one of England’s loveliest gardens created by the American-born horticulturist Major Lawrence Johnston.

Historic Homes include Sulgrave Manor, Home of George Washington’s ancestors, Baron de Rothschild’s Waddesdon Manor and Jane Austen’s Home Chawton.

All the locations can be visited on one of our personal tours with one of our expert tour guides. See London Tours , day tours from London and extended tours of England, Scotland & Wales. Please contact us to book a tour.

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