Tour the Real “Downton Abbey” Heather Bond January 19, 2012 England, Film, Sidelines 1 Comment The cast of “Downton Abbey” Â© guardian.co.uk Fans of Masterpiece Classics’ “Downton Abbey”, a PBS series detailing the lives of the Crawley family in Yorkshire, England, will delight in the news that they can now visit the Abbey…to the tune of $12,000. Visitors will tour Highclere Castle (the Abbey’s setting in Newbury, England), the gardens, eat lunch, and explore the rest of the estate in a 4×4. A more modest option admits a family of five to a limited tour of the castle and gardens for $73–sans lunch. Further details on the tour and booking can be found here. One Response Travel News Tuesday: What’s New? January 31, 2012 [...] series, has opened its doors. You and three others can explore and dine at the estate for $12,000. [Vagabondish.com] Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it Tell a [...] Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Let\'s Make Sure You\'re Human ... * + = Comment Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.