Pretty Cookham has lots of pubs and restaurants including The Bel and The Dragon, built in 1417 and claims to be one of the oldest pubs in England. It is also the former home to both Kenneth Grahame, author of 'The Wind in the Willows' and Sir Stanley Spencer, an artist who depicted biblical scenes as if they were occurring in Cookham. The Stanley Spencer Gallery on the High Street houses more than 120 of his artworks.
Open 10:30am – 5:30pm every day between April and October. £5 ad / under 16s free.