This impressive country house located in Oxfordshire is residence of the dukes of Marlborough. It is one of the England’s largest houses and was built in the early 18th century and designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987. Designed in an English Baroque style, it has through its history served as a family home, mausoleum and national monument. It was also the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. There are many things to see at the palace including The Long Library, stunning portraits, tapestries and an exquisite collection of furniture all set amongst magnificent ornate stonework and ceilings.
The park and gardens of the palace will also delight any visitor with over 2,000 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds. The Formal Gardens are the jewels in the crown with serene Water Terraces, The Secret Garden and The Duke’s Italian Garden. Stroll around the grounds and also see Blenheim’s famous landmarks such as the Grand Bridge and the Column of Victory.
Morning: Depart from school and travel to Oxfordshire. Arrival at Blenheim Palace and admission.
Afternoon: Spend your time with your school group exploring the beautiful Blenheim Palace.
Evening: Early evening departure and travel back to school. End of Tour.
Blenheim Palace Tourism Video