Association of Oxford University Pensioners

Plastow's Travel

Strawberry Hill

Guided tour of Horace Walpole’s Gothic Castle, plus time to explore the gardens. Created in the 18th century, Strawberry Hill is internationally famous as Britain’s finest example of Georgian Gothic revival architecture. It also inspired the first gothic novel The Castle of Otranto.

Date: Wednesday 18 May 2011
Open to: Social Members of AOUP only (with maximum of one guest per member)
Booking: Please book via the form sent out with Newsletter 42
Closing date for booking: 15 April 2011
Cost: £21 per AOUP social member, £23 per guest.
Bus pick up: 8.45am at Pusey House, Oxford,
9.00am at Water Eaton Park & Ride
Return:   Around 6.15pm at Water Eaton Park & Ride
Leader: Andrew & Sue Moss
Please contact the leader if you are unable to take up your place on the visit
Refreshments: Food is not included in the cost. There is a café for lunch, or bring packed lunch to eat in the garden.