Our first exhibition of 2019 explores humankind’s relationship with the beautiful Lakeland landscape through a range of thought-provoking voices.
Wed 21 Aug 2019
+ 15 other dates
Let nature awaken your creativity and have fun making some wild art.
+ 3 other dates
Have fun on a family-friendly garden tour.
Thu 22 Aug 2019
+ 1 other date
+ other times
Think outside the Xbox and try your hand at indoor and outdoor games William and Dorothy would have enjoyed.
Sat 24 Aug 2019
Get crafty with rocks and pens.
Mon 26 Aug 2019
+ 2 other dates
Get messy making clapbread.
Tue 27 Aug 2019
Take a guided tour and learn how the house was saved.
Mon 02 Sep 2019
+ 13 other dates
Join our head gardener for a guided tour.
Tue 03 Sep 2019
The maid-of-all-work strips back the layers of Georgian fashion.
Wed 04 Sep 2019
+ 6 other dates
Learn the secrets of William's sister Dorothy Wordsworth.
Take an early evening stroll around the tranquil riverside garden that gave Wordsworth a lifetime’s poetic inspiration.
Thu 05 Sep 2019
The Georgians were past masters at recycling – but some of their initiatives may have gone a bit too far.
Sat 07 Sep 2019
+ 5 other dates
Step into a world of pinching matches and tipsy toddlers with the maid-of-all-work.
Our second exhibition of 2019 is a collaboration with young curators from local communities exploring humankind’s relationship with the beautiful Lakeland landscape.
Mon 16 Sep 2019
+ 41 other dates
Join us for a talk by novelist Zoe Gilbert.
Thu 19 Sep 2019
Enjoy free entry to William's childhood home and listen to a special talk.
Sat 21 Sep 2019
Celebrate National Poetry Day at Wordsworth's childhood home.
Thu 03 Oct 2019
Join James Rebanks, farmer and author of The Shepherd's Life, for a special evening talk.
Thu 10 Oct 2019
Listen to the costumed servants' ghost stories.
Thu 24 Oct 2019