Berkeley Castle is England's oldest inhabited castle and most historic home. Over 24 generations of Berkeley's have transformed a savage Norman fortress into a truly stately home full of treasures. Learn about the murder of a king, intrigue and plotting, the Berkeley links with early America, the Civil War damage and discover how both the castle and family have survived together for so long. Afterwards, enjoy the grounds and adjacent Butterfly Farm and church. Directions:
Off the A38 midway between Bristol and Gloucester. 10 mins from M5 Junctions 13/14.