Castle in Berkeley

Berkeley Castle

This fine red-stone castle has been the home of the Berkeleys for nearly 900 years, and little has changed since it was built as a sturdy Norman fortress. Edward II was imprisoned and then allegedly murdered here in…
Nature Reserve in Berkeley

Slimbridge Wetland Centre

A pioneer in wetlands conservation, this 325-hectare reserve has provided a haven for thousands of migratory and resident birds since 1946. The observation tower affords spectacular 360° views for spotting some of t…
Museum in Berkeley

Dr Jenner’s House

This beautiful Grade II* listed Queen Anne–style house, just beside Berkeley Castle, honours the life and work of Edward Jenner (1749–1823), the country doctor who discovered the principle of vaccination – fundament…