Can't-miss events in 2016 offer fresh perspectives of culture in England, Scotland and Wales

What defines your Great Britain moment? Perhaps it’s touching the stone walls of a medieval castle that once hosted royal soirees, or strolling through the countryside and pausing for a cuppa tea paired with a cream-slathered scone. In between seeking out these experiences that are so iconic to England, Scotland and Wales, you’ll create even deeper connections at special events taking place throughout Great Britain this year.



Rediscover Literary Legends

The pages of Great Britain’s most enduring literary works come alive with these special celebrations.

Step on Set

In tandem with the celebrations of Great Britain’s most sensational writers, this year we’ll see the release of movies like The Brontës and The BFG, based on Roald Dahl’s beloved story about the Big Friendly Giant. Other upcoming big-screen films celebrating Great Britain’s magical landscapes are sure to inspire you to explore these locales in person.

Uncover Creative Locations

2016 marks Scotland’s Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design, presenting the perfect opportunity to discover the creative and contemporary side of historic cities.

Great Britain's Culinary Trails

Explore Great Britain’s culinary renaissance first-hand where Michelin-starred restaurants and modern celebrity chefs rely on local ingredients and centuries of traditions.

Ready To Go?

Inspired to plan your trip? We’ll help you make the most of an unforgettable year in Great Britain’s history.