Coleridge Cottage

Important notice -

Coleridge Cottage is now closed until March 2022. Please see our opening times for further information.

Home of Romantic poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Coleridge Cottage

Things to see and do

Coleridge nature walk, Somerset

Feel fresh air in your lungs and wander through the landscape that inspired romantic poets Samuel Taylor Coleridge and William Wordsworth.

Coleridge Cottage

What's on

Upcoming events

Easter Adventures at Coleridge Cottage

Sat 09 Apr 2022
10:00-16:00
Join us for an Easter adventure in nature at Coleridge Cottage. Complete our family-friendly trail to claim your chocolate reward.
Coleridge Cottage

History

'Osorio', a play by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, in the Reading Room at Coleridge Cottage

Three extraordinary years 

Samuel Taylor Coleridge and his family only lived in the Cottage for three years, so what made their brief stay so special that we continue to look after their home to this day?

Ian McMillan reads Frost at Midnight in front of the fire at Coleridge Cottage

Hear 'Frost at Midnight' read by poet Ian McMillan in this video 

On a cold winter's night in rural Somerset, one of the most famous Romantic poems was born. Listen to poet Ian McMillan read 'Frost at Midnight' by Samuel Taylor Coleridge.