The town was first settled by the Romans, who constructed a village and, it is believed, a temple.
Today, West Wycombe is best known for its architectural wonders and ornate buildings, a frequently visited place of grandeur and beauty that draws in a high amount of tourists and weddings annually.
People Born in West Wycombe
West Wycombe in People's Lives
James McAvoy: I traveled here in 2010 to film scenes of the movie X-Men: First Class.
Michael Fassbender: I traveled here in 2010 to film scenes of the movie X-Men: First Class. We filmed at West Wycombe Park.
Sarah Gadon: I traveled here in 2012 to film scenes of the movie Belle.