The Wordsworth Museum

Polly Checkland Harding
Dove Cottage and The Wordsworth Museum

The Wordsworth Museum, The Wordsworth Museum, Grasmere, Cumbria, LA22 9SH – Visit Now

Next door to Dove Cottage, Wordsworth’s first family home, is the Wordsworth Museum, which houses an unsurpassed collection of the Wordsworths’ letters, journals and poems. Expect to find objects, maps, pictures and interactive displays alongside a busy exhibitions programme.

Opening times vary depending on season – see website for details.

  • The Wordsworth Museum
  • Grasmere, Cumbria
  • LA22 9SH
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Opening Hours

  • Mon: 9:30am – 5:30pm
  • Tue: 9:30am – 5:30pm
  • Wed: 9:30am – 5:30pm
  • Thu: 9:30am – 5:30pm
  • Fri: 9:30am – 5:30pm
  • Sat: 9:30am – 5:30pm
  • Sun: 9:30am – 5:30pm
  • Always double check opening hours with the venue before making a special visit

Admission Charges

Adult £8.95 / Student £7.25 / Child free

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