Welcome to Warwick
The county town is famous for its magnificent castle and historic charm. Warwick enjoys a calendar of diverse and exciting events throughout the year, including the popular Folk, Thai and Literary Festivals, as well as Retro Warwick and the renowned Victorian Evening.
Warwick’s mainly independent businesses offer an enticing blend of the old and the new – from gift shops, antique centres and traditional tea rooms to fashion shops, art galleries and fine restaurants. Market Place is the heart of the town, hosting a variety of cafes, pubs and shops and a thriving market every Saturday. Swan Street is always a hive of activity and the town’s busiest shopping street, Smith Street is the oldest shopping street in Warwick and boasts a unique mix of independent shops and restaurants.
There are many attractions and museums to visit in Warwick as well as beautiful parks and gardens and charming buildings of outstanding quality from every period from the last thousand years.
Visit Warwick Castle, ‘Britain’s Ultimate where you’ll be surrounded by jaw-dropping history, magic and myth and adventure! Nestled next to the imposing architecture of Warwick Castle, Warwick Racecourse retains its historic charm and character, and as one of the oldest in the country, it offers an excellent calendar of racing throughout the year.
The Court House