Music lovers will find that Wimborne Minster is a little town in the United Kingdom, that packs a very big punch. Famed for the annual Wimborne Folk Festival, the market town in Dorset swells with visitors each June for the event. The festival is considered the largest gathering of musicians and dance troupes in South England and gains national recognition each year. Cheap hotels in Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom, are readily available on EasyToBook.com for guests who wish to take in the sights, sounds and flavors of this town during the festival or at any other time of the year.
While the festival is the big yearly attraction, Wimborne Minster does have much more to offer tourists. Situated at the confluence of the Allen and Stour rivers, the town is home to a large number of buildings from the 15th through 17th centuries. The Minster Church was created by the Saxons in Gothic and Norman style. It houses the tombs of the Henry VII’s grandparents and King Ethelred, among other notables. Other stops worth taking in by those who take advantage of discount hotels in Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom, include the Priest’s House Museum, the Wimborne Model Town and the many pubs that date to the 16th and 17th centuries.