The Long Library at Blenheim Palace. More than 10,000 books are kept in the Long Library at Blenheim Palace, planned by Vanbrugh and designed by Nicholas Hawksmoor.

Take a Picture Tour of Blenheim Palace in the Cotswolds

The Long Library at Blenheim Palace. More than books are kept in the Long Library at Blenheim Palace, planned by Vanbrugh and designed by Nicholas Hawksmoor. It is my favorite room

Visitors - Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials

The Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials welcome all visitors to the event, from the first time guest to the many who come back year after year to .

Blenheim Palace - Oxfordshire,birthplace of Winston Churchill, Also where Hamlet, Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix, and The Avengers were filmed. Completed: not yet.

Blenheim Palace - Oxfordshire, birthplace of Winston Churchill, also where Hamlet, Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix, and The Avengers were filmed.

Blenheim palace, home of the dukes of marlborough, and birthplace of Winston Churchhill. Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England

Blenheim Palace, England - birth place of Sir Winston Churchill - toured summer 1998

The First State Room at Blenheim Palace. More Belgian tapestries depict Marborough's military victories in the first of three "state" rooms that connect the Saloon to the Long Library.

Take a Picture Tour of Blenheim Palace in the Cotswolds

The State Room, Blenheim Palace, UK-lovely, but I need a roaring fire--stat--and nice vintage crystal snifter with decades old brandy. And then a nap.

Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire, England - Built in the early 18th century and surrounding by 2,000 acres of parkland, also is the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill

Loved our visit to Blenheim Palace. Built in the early century, Blenheim Palace - eight miles from Oxford and surrounding by acres of parkland - is the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Marlborough Maze at Blenheim Palace uses an assortment of tricks to baffle its visitors. Photograph: Jason Hawkes/Corbis

Oxford travel tips: marvel at Blenheim Palace's Marlborough Maze

Marlborough Maze at Blenheim Palace uses an assortment of tricks to baffle its visitors. Photograph: Jason Hawkes/Corbis

Rear of Blenheim Palace, a country house in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England for the Dukes of Marlborough

Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England, UK One of my very favorite spots

A hall at Blenheim Palace in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England

I worked here as a teenager. A hall at Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England, UK

Blenheim Palace - Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England

Bleinheim Palace - Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England - Want to go back and see the gardens. Birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill.

Blenheim Palace, I love the architecture from the gilded age and baroque time periods. The palace is near Oxford, England and is in the English Baroque Style

Blenheim Palace, by Sir John Vanbrugh English Baroque Style, built for the Duke of Marlborough, exterior sculptures by Grinling Gibbons and all has to do with the defeating the French.

**The artwork in this room in incredible!! ** The Saloon at #BlenheimPalace is the State Dining Room and is used by the #Marlborough family for #Christmas dinner every year. Discover more at www.blenheimpalace.com

The mural painted on the ceiling of this historical dinning room is an example of emphasis in the room. The mural is the focal point of the room.

Make sure to see Blenheim Palace’s permanent Winston Churchill exhibitions. Grab a pint at the Killingworth Castle in Woodstock before boarding your return train.

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