The Royals

Better Than Downton! Take an Exclusive Tour of Woburn Abbey

American Aristocrat and 8G Founder Lady Dawn Russell offers an inside look at the historic home


The Abbey's indoor grotto is known as a folly and was designed to be a cool place where the family could relax and enjoy the clean English countryside air. The walls are inlaid with ormer shells from the Channel Islands and a statue of Bacchus, the god of wine and harvest, dates back to ancient Greece.