Opening Summer 2020

Uncover Wordsworth’s radical and creative life story in the new and expanded Museum and enjoy breathtaking views of Grasmere Vale from a unique Viewing Platform.

Dove Cottage

There is something to intrigue people of all ages at Dove Cottage, as the story of the building and its inhabitants comes to life with unusual objects and hidden corners to be discovered.

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The Garden

Dove Cottage garden has been restored to the semi-wild state that William Wordsworth and his sister Dorothy lovingly created. Come and explore 'the loveliest spot that man hath ever found.'

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