Shakespearean plays

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

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
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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