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Make the most of your visit while attending this event and take a tour of Dove Cottage and gardens.

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Part of: Walks


Wordsworth Walks: 'The loveliest spot that man hath ever found'

The Wordsworth Museum

09 September 2014
£10.00 per adult
£5.00 for under-16s and students

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for under-16s and students


for under-16s and students


This event will combine a three-mile walk through 'Wordsworth Country' (the vales of Grasmere and Rydal) with an introduction to the poet's life and site-specific readings of his poetry.

The walk will take about three hours, and it will be led by either Professor Simon Bainbridge or Professor Sally Bushell, both of whom are internationally renowned Wordworth experts based at Lancaster University.

This walk will leave from Stock Lane car park, Grasmere and is a low-level walk, but please come equipped with appropriate footwear (ideally walking boots), waterproofs and refreshements. 

Cost: £10 per adult, £5 for under-16s and students.

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Dove Cottage, Grasmere, Cumbria, LA22 9SH
T:015394 35544

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