From pop-up poetry events to behind-the-scenes tours of our research centre, there is always something going on at Dove Cottage.

We are also running a variety of talks and workshops this year, many of which centre around our theme of remarkable women.

You can view or download our 2018 spring/summer What’s On brochure here.

20 Jul 2018

Introducing the Jerwood Centre

Jerwood Centre

Take a behind-the-scenes tour of our library and research centre

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24 Jul 2018

Introducing Wordsworth’s Poetry

Wordsworth Museum

A short, informal reading of some of Wordsworth’s greatest poems

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24 Jul 2018

Photography Techniques

Foyle Room

Make a Victorian-style cyanotype photograph and create a pinhole camera in this family workshop.

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25 Jul 2018

Introducing the Garden

Dove Cottage Garden

Explore Dove Cottage garden in a short guided tour with our gardener, Sally

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25 Jul 2018

Stories and Songs for Tiny Tots at Dove Cottage

Wordsworth Museum Family Room

Join us in our fantastic Family Room for an hour of stories, songs and playtime for tiny tots.

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25 Jul 2018

Wordsworth Wednesdays at Brockhole Visitor Centre

Brockhole on Windermere Visitor Centre

Our Education team are taking their exciting and informative workshops to Brockhole, the Lake District National Park Visitor Centre, every Wednesday in the school holidays.

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26 Jul 2018

Introducing the Exhibition

Wordsworth Museum

A short gallery talk by one of our Assistant Curators

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26 Jul 2018

Outdoor Explorer Thursday

Wordsworth Museum Family Room

Join us as we spend an hour exploring the garden and woodland around Dove Cottage, playing some fun outdoor games and doing some creative crafting.

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