Heritage Open Day

Enjoy free entry to William’s childhood home and listen to a special talk.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Visit Wordsworth House and Garden free of charge to celebrate Heritage Open Day and join a talk by the maid-of-all-work to find out about life in the Georgian period. Ten minute talks at 11.30am and 2.30pm

The basics

Suitability
Children welcome
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Accessibility
Ground floor of house and upstairs discovery room accessible by lift; garden and shop fully accessible. There is no wheelchair access to the first floor of the house.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
19 September 2020 11:00 - 17:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Wordsworth House
Email
wordsworthhouse@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01900 824805

Upcoming events

Pastimes from the past on a Saturday

Sat 22 Feb 2020
11:00-16:00
Think outside the Xbox and try your hand at indoor and outdoor games William and Dorothy would have enjoyed.

Pastimes from the past on a Sunday

Sun 23 Feb 2020
11:00-16:00
Think outside the Xbox and try your hand at indoor and outdoor games William and Dorothy would have enjoyed.

Matters of life and death

Mon 24 Feb 2020
11:30-12:00
Take a guided tour and learn how the house was saved.

Undressing the Wordsworths

Wed 26 Feb 2020
11:30-11:45
The maid-of-all-work strips back the layers of Georgian fashion.

William warts and all

Wed 26 Feb 2020
14:30-14:45
The maid-of-all-work reveals the man behind the legend.

How green was my Georgian?

Sat 29 Feb 2020
11:30-11:45
The Georgians were past masters at recycling – but some of their initiatives may have gone a bit too far.