Home    UK City Guides     London     Contact     Hotels     UK Travel     Maps

Saturday, March 12, 2011

Blenheim Cascade

Blenheim Cascade (see below) lies within the grounds of Blenheim Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and was designed by the famous landscape architect, Capability Brown, in the 1760s. The flow of the River Glyme over the cascade is augmented by pumps.

Blenheim Cascade
Blenheim Palace is located just off the A44 in Woodstock, Oxfordshire. The palace is open daily until 30 Oct. and then from Wednesday to Friday between 2 Nov. and 16 Dec. in 2011. Visitors to Blenheim Palace may also want to visit nearby Burford, Christ Church College or Christ Church Cathedral.

Blenheim Palace map
Blenheim Palace
Woodstock, Oxfordshire
OX20 1PX
Tel: 01993 811091

© 2011 John Westby

No comments: