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Search our collection of 1001 great stories from different times and places.
Welcome to The 1001, a collection of great stories to grow up with, carefully chosen with the help of our audiences and advisors.
The 1001 is a concept rather than a concrete number. 1001 is a story inspired number which is large enough to encapsulate a huge range of stories.
Search by theme, story form, exhibition or key word to find information about each of the stories:
Find recordings of traditional tales, some with learning resources to help you retell them.