Where to Take Fantastic Photos in Olney

Posted by on Feb 6, 2014 in Stuff to Do | Comments Off

Where to Take Fantastic Photos in Olney

Olney is a beautiful little market town in Southeast England that many people enjoy visiting to find some peace and quiet and enjoy the tranquil surroundings. There are also some great places to take pictures in Olney. Here are three great locations to check out if you are an avid photographer heading to Olney soon.

Castle Ashby

While it is not technically in Olney, Castle Ashby is minutes from the town. Even though you won’t be able to enter the castle, you will be able to check out the glorious 25 acres of grounds that surround it. If you love marvelous landscaping and taking pictures of regal gardens, this is a great spot. There is also a farm area of rescued animals there that you can take the children to and get some nice shots of cute animals in the process. Kids will love these pictures, especially when printed on canvas and put up on their walls.

 

stowegardensStowe Landscape Garden

This garden is probably one of the most influential in all of Europe in terms of landscaping design. It was created in the 18th century and is just as vibrant today. There are also great monuments to check out, as well as lakes and scenic wooded valleys. Many people come here for picnics.

 

Althorp-House-and-EstateAlthorp House

Of course, this is where Diana, Princess of Wales grew up and this is where she rests. Visitors have access to a few exhibition rooms where you can take shots of her famed bridal gown and other items related to her. If you like taking pictures of furniture, paintings and expensive ceramics, this is the place to visit in Olney.