Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Stowe Landscape Gardens
Stowe Landscape Gardens, located in Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, England, is a spectacular place to visit. It covers 750 acres, and includes 40 historic monuments and temples, as well as beautiful lakes and an endless variety of walks and trails.
It was created in the year 1710 by Charles Bridgeman, and has been a source of inspiration for poets and writers through the ages.
The gardens are open year round. In March to early November, the hours are Wednesday - Sunday from 10:30 AM to 5:30 PM. From mid November to the end of February, the hours are Saturday and Sunday from 10:30 AM to 4:00 PM. Admission is 5.90 British pounds for adults and 3.00 British pounds for children.