Wordsworth House and Garden

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Wordsworth House and Garden is now open. Pre-booking is not needed, but timed tickets may operate on busy days.

William Wordsworth’s childhood home

Wordsworth House and Garden

What's on

2021 at Wordsworth House and Garden

2020 marked the 250th anniversary of William Wordsworth’s birth and 2021 marks the birth of his sister, a talented writer in her own right and his muse and co-collaborator. At Wordsworth House and Garden, his bustling childhood home, we’ll be celebrating with an emotive new exhibition, talks and special events.

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Things to see and do

Dorothy Wordsworth 250 Anniversary - Make the Journey

Poppies growing in the garden at Wordsworth House

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" What a lovely house, wonderful atmosphere, lovely staff"
- Visiting family
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History

" The happiness the Wordsworth children experienced still radiates here"
- Visiting couple
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Our work

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Wordsworth House and Garden on the National Trust Collections website