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About Stafford

Stafford's heritage is clear to see with historic buildings revealing the growth and prosperity of the town through the centuries. Stafford Castle shows the town's prominence during the Norman period and remains a popular attraction today. Notable buildings also include the Elizabethan Ancient High House in the town centre, now a museum, and the imposing Shire Hall, once the town's court house. The arts plays a role in Stafford which hosts a Shakespeare Festival and boasts its own theatre.