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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Portsmouth

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Historical Places in Portsmouth

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Stonehenge , Amesbury
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World heritage site · Ruin
Stonehenge is one of the world's most impressive prehistoric monuments. The construction of the ditch and surrounding embankment dates to 310
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Windsor Castle , Windsor
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Castle
The largest and oldest occupied castle in the world, Windsor Castle has been a home to British monarchs since Henry I began using it in the 1
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Osborne House , East Cowes
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Glamour, grace, and elegance are the words that spring to mind in relation to Osborne House, a sprawling Victorian mansion set against the ba
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Blenheim Palace , Woodstock
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World heritage site · Historic Site
With a calendar packed full of special events and activities, World Heritage-listed Blenheim Palace attracts visitors from around the globe.
Tours from $88
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World heritage site · Ruin
Of the Pagan Neolithic henge monuments, such as Stonehenge, Avebury Stone Circle has the largest circle. It is still a place of religious imp
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Where to stay in Portsmouth

From top-quality luxury brands to boutique hotels and cozy B&Bs, lodging in Portsmouth is available to suit most travelers' needs and tastes.  To have easy access to the city major routes and main attractions, consider booking your rooms near Portsmouth's historical naval dockyard. Hotels in this area offer stylish rooms, excellent food, ample parking, and a wide range of recreational facilities, including spas, pools, and fitness centers. A range of trendy shops and restaurants are within walking distance, as are the ferry terminals to France and the Channel Islands.
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