Blenheim Palace is set within 2000 acres of beautiful parkland in the Oxfordshire Cotswolds and is a great day out
Situated in Woodstock, just 8 miles from Oxford, Blenheim Palace is surrounded by over 2, 000 acres of 'Capability' Brown landscaped parkland, the great lake, and beautiful formal gardens, offering an unforgettable day out for all. We look forward to welcoming you to Britain’s Greatest Palace. Blenheim Palace has a History suitable for a World Heritage Site.
The Palace was created to celebrate victory over the French during the Wars of the Spanish Succession. In particular it was a gift to the First Duke of Marlborough.
He was the military commander who skilfully led the Allied forces into battle on 13th August 1704 at Blindheim (Blenheim).