Wordsworth House and Garden

Important notice -

We're working hard to reopen many of our places where it is safe to do so. Wordsworth House and Garden is currently closed, however subject to restrictions lifting, it will re-open on Monday 17 May 2021 with tickets on sale from Friday 14 May.

William Wordsworth’s childhood home

Wordsworth House and Garden

What's on

Please book ahead when visiting 

Wordsworth House and Garden will reopen from 17th May for guided tours. You'll need to book your tickets by 3pm the day before your visit. Members can book for free, while non members will need to pay when booking. We'll be releasing tickets every Friday. Please note we'll be turning people away who arrive and haven't booked. We're looking forward to welcoming you back.

Upcoming events

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Wordsworth House and Garden

Things to see and do

Poppies growing in the garden at Wordsworth House

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" What a lovely house, wonderful atmosphere, lovely staff"
- Visiting family
Wordsworth House and Garden

History

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

Wordsworth House and Garden

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