Charles Dickens died 150 years ago this year 📚
Delve into Dickens’ England, from the places that shaped his work to the filming locations that helped introduce it to new generations ❤️👉ow.ly/ux3550zVM0Npg
📍 Dickens House Museum, Broadstairs
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Hands up who thought the River Thames was the only place you could hop on a boat in London? 🙋♀️
Regent's Canal is one of London's best secrets - it transports you from Little Venice, through Regent's Park and the bustling streets of Camden to Paddington.
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While our visitors are gone, the day-to-day work caring for our historic spaces continues 🧼
Among other methods, we use special brushes and vacuum cleaners to keep#KensingtonPalacee spotless. It’s a team effort — even our Chief Curator@Lucy_Worsleyy has been lending a hand! �3m
No matter whether you’re into gin, beer, whisky or wine, there’s something for everyone in our celebration of some of the places and producers behind our favourite drinks 🍸🍺🍷ow.ly/wdRW50zVjpouBAX
📍 Bombay Sapphire Distillery, Hamps1INjJ
Osborne House, on the Isle of Wight, was Queen Victoria and Prince Albert’s seaside family getaway 👑. After visiting Osborne for the first time, the Queen wrote “it is impossible to imagine a prettier spot” 😍
Filling, tasty and the pastry even makes them portable!
First popular among tin miners, the pasty has become a Cornish symbol and you can taste a proper one for yourself with our recipe 😋👉ow.ly/BjoT50zQeHtJYe
#DYK that St James’s Park in London has been home to pelicans since 1664 when they were presented to King Charles II as a gift by the Russian ambassador? Its current residents are Isla, Tiffany, Gargi, Sun, Moon and Star ❤️
On the hunt for your next TV series?
We’ve put together a collection of some our favourite modern British classics for you to get lost in. Gripping crime dramas, brilliant comedies and sumptious period dramas 🙌 ➡️ow.ly/y8Gb50zMunej
Did you know that the Brighton Pavilion, former summer home of British monarchs, was built in the same style as many Indian palaces in the 19th century❓ 👑
This Indo-Gothic masterpiece is one of the highlights of the south coast 🏖 �#LoveGreatBritaina@Love_Brightont7kR
Time to cosy up on your sofa with some choice British TV classics 📺! Check out our pick of tense detective thrillers, head back in time with period dramas or unwind with a great comedy ➡️ow.ly/Bzt750zKt2SI
It's tradition for every Hay Festival event to end with a paper rose. This year, we're keeping that alive by inviting YOU to make your own using this step-by-step guide from our resident rose-maker, Karolina youtube.com/watch?v=1eOvOI… 📖#ImagineTheWorlddG
The latest edition of our colouring in series heads to Bibury in the Cotswolds, described by William Morris as "the most beautiful village in England" ❤️. Stay faithful to the colours or let your imagination go wild and do your own thing! 🎨O
Known as the ‘land of song’, Wales has an inimitable musical heritage 🎵❤️
Check out our feature about iconic Welsh music locations �ow.ly/OLo350zxp1s5H before unwinding with our playlist featuring some of Wales's finest! ow.ly/MYST50zxp1tguV
Surprise! We've got a treat for you…From today, amazing friends of the Wizarding World are going to take turns reading Harry Potter book one.
And to start us off with Chapter 1, we think you’ll agree we have the perfect narrator...⚡️ #HarryPotterAtHomewizarding.world/6006178ae
Georgian elegance in beautiful Bath, stately home grandeur at Chatsworth and a good dose of country dancing...❤️
Want to know how to live the Jane Austen lifestyle? Look no further 👉ow.ly/DVzh50zvOYPhB
We're streaming #Frankenstein tonight! 🧟 Benedict Cumberbatch is the creature and Jonny Lee Miller is Victor Frankenstein.
Where are you joining us from? Let us know in the replies.#NationalTheatreAtHomeei
Want to make your own magic at home 🌟? Turn your living room into your own personal Hogwarts with the Harry Potter At Home hub - a treasure trove of quizzes, crafts and articles and more ✨🔮�ow.ly/XnAK50zqsv3EcV
Thank you for your messages today, on The Queen’s 94th birthday. 🎈🎉
🎥 In this private footage fr@RCTRCT, we see The Queen, then Princess Elizabeth, with her family, including her younger sister Princess MargaremQj
O Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo?
Experience the magic of Shakespeare tonight at 7pm BST with @The_Globe's free performance of Romeo and Juliet 💑
Stream it live here ➡️ow.ly/hDGz50zfJCUb
Feel like royalty and explore the Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh! Go behind the scenes of the Queen’s official residence in Scotland with this virtual tour 👑 ➡️ow.ly/BQYG50z8DTvk
You may have seen we made a mistake and tweeted a @VisitEngland map from this account. We're really sorry about this as we know that Britain is packed with literary legends. So let’s be having your literary maps and shout-outs - from every corner of Great Britain. twitter.com/stewartbremner…