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Summer Treasure Trail

The Wordsworth Museum
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Jul 2014
Sep 2014

Wild Walks on Wednesdays

Dove Cottage & Garden
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Family activities 03
Sep 2014

The September Fair: 'Delightful day it is for all who dwell / In this secluded glen'

Dove Cottage & Garden
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Sep 2014

Must-see when you visit

Wordsworth & Basho: Walking Poets.

Japanese poet, Bashō, is as famous in Japan as Wordsworth is in Britain. Manuscripts and modern art combine for a fascinating exhibition.

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Dorothy's amazing journal

See the journal entry for the day when William and Dorothy saw the famous daffodils.

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The Jerwood Centre

The Jerwood Centre is where our collection is stored under controlled conditions and cared for. If you would like to be shown around please phone before you arrive to check that someone is available.

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Wordsworth's skates

Wordsworth enjoyed skating on the frozen lakes of the county in the depths of winter. Two very different pairs of his skates survive and can be seen during your visit.

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Become a Friend of the Wordsworth Trust and enjoy free entry, free parking, special events and priority booking.

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