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Childhood home of General James Wolfe, victor of the Battle of Quebec (1759)

Explore this fascinating house, the childhood home of General James Wolfe. Discover the dramatic battle that won America for the British and learn of Wolfe's tragic death, in our exhibition.

Travel back in time and see the house as it appeared in the 1730s when James Wolfe and his family lived here. Fall asleep on our replica 18th-century bed, or take your chances with Mrs Wolfe’s ‘cure for consumption’ in the kitchen.

Afterwards sit back and relax with a cup of tea in Mrs Wolfe’s charming eighteenth century garden.

Easter Egg Trail

2014 Cadbury Easter Egg Trail Logo

19 -21 April

Come and help James Wolfe find the missing ingredient to help his mother finish baking an Easter cake for tea.

  • £2 per trail

Explore this spring

Garden at Quebec

As well as a charming house steeped in drama and history, our quaint garden is ripe for exploring this spring. Discover delightful flowers and plants typical of the age of the house and enjoy a light refreshment.

18th century cooking

Join Mrs Wolfe as she recreates 18th century recipes every Sunday in our new Georgian kitchen. Try her lemon drops and potato pudding - recipes which General Wolfe would have eaten as a boy.

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