Bladon trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Bladon

Trip Planner Europe  /  UK  /  England  /  Oxfordshire  /  Woodstock  /  Bladon
(4.8/5 based on 85+ reviews for 1 attraction)
Things to do: historic sites
Bladon is a village and civil parish on the River Glyme about northwest of Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, notable as the burial place of Sir Winston Churchill. The 2011 Census recorded the parish's population as 898.Places of worshipSt Martin's churchThe Church of England parish church of Saint Martin was originally 11th or 12th century, and its south porch had a Norman doorway. However, the old church was demolished in 1802 and a new building completed in its place in 1804. This in turn was completely rebuilt in 1891 to designs by the Gothic Revival architect A.W. Blomfield.The parish of St Martin's includes Blenheim Palace, the family seat of the Duke of Marlborough. Most members of the Spencer-Churchill family are interred in St. Martin's parish churchyard at Bladon; only the Dukes and Duchesses are buried in the Blenheim Palace chapel. Blenheim Palace is also the birthplace of Winston Churchill, who was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom 1940–45 and again 1951–55. Like his parents, he too was buried in St. Martin's parish churchyard after his death in 1965; his wife Clementine was buried in the same grave after her own death 12 years later.
Make your own Bladon vacation itinerary, with a little help from those that know the place like the back of their hands, by using our United Kingdom (UK) vacation generator.
Source

Plan your trip to Bladon

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Best things to do in Bladon

See this by visiting one of the destinations below

Why?
Some destinations do not have accommodations and require staying in a nearby city. Here are places you can stay:
Museums, sightseeing, historic sites
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Parks, museums, historic sites
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Shopping, nightlife, fun & games
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Zoos & aquariums, shopping, museums
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Breweries, historic sites, outdoors
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Woodstock

3 days in Oxfordshire & Warwickshire BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Southeast England BY A USER FROM INDIA October, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 16 days in England, Glasgow & Edinburgh BY A USER FROM VIETNAM October, teens, popular PREFERENCES: October, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Oxford & Woodstock BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE September, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: September, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 39 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM POLAND June, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 12 days in Ireland & United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Southeast England BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA June, outdoors, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM INDIA May, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 50 days in England BY A USER FROM BRAZIL December, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Woodstock BY A USER FROM SERBIA November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News