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Shakespearean plays

WHS mentioned in and/or setting for works of William Shakespeare

The connection belongs to Trivia connections.

Connected Sites

  • Acropolis: Midsummer Night's Dream
  • Kronborg Castle: Hamlet
  • Mantua and Sabbioneta: Mantua: It is the town to which Romeo was banished in William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet. (wiki)
  • Rome: Julius Caesar, Titus Andronicus
  • Tower of London: Henry VI Act I Scene III "London -before the Gates of the Tower". Scene V "A room in the Tower", - and in other plays also (E.g Richard III)
  • Troy: Troilus + Cressida
  • Tyre: Pericles, Prince of Tyre - "Tyre -a room in the Palace"
  • Venice and its Lagoon: The Merchant of Venice
  • Verona: Romeo and Juliet
  • Vienna: Measure for Measure
  • Westminster: Henry IV II Act IV Scene 4 "Westminster -a room at the Palace"; Henry VI Act I Scene I "Westminster Abbey; There are others in Westminster or "The Parliament house" too


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  1. Not be "self evident"
  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
  4. Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
  5. Be explained, with reference to a source