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Ranked #1 of 16 attractions in Grasmere
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors
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Ranked #2 of 16 attractions in Grasmere
Category: Geologic Formations; Hiking Trails; Outdoors
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Ranked #3 of 16 attractions in Grasmere
Category: Specialty Shops; Shopping
Owner description: Cocoa Hearts Chocolate Studio in the chocolate box village of Grasmere in the heart of the English Lake District. Our artisan... more » Owner description: Cocoa Hearts Chocolate Studio in the chocolate box village of Grasmere in the heart of the English Lake District. Our artisan chocolates and fudge are made here in the Cocoa Hearts kitchen. Why not come in and have fun making your own chocolates? Using melted chocolate make and decorate your own creations and take them home in a gift box. Chocolate workshops run throughout the year, pop in and book a space or contact us via email or call us to avoid disappointment. The workshop is only £25 per person, this includes your box of chocolates to take home with you. Workshops take about 90 minutes. A great idea for birthday parties, hen parties or other special occasions. We look forward to seeing you soon. « less
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Ranked #4 of 16 attractions in Grasmere
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Ranked #5 of 16 attractions in Grasmere
Category: Specialty Shops; Shopping
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Ranked #6 of 16 attractions in Grasmere
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural

Dove Cottage was the home of William Wordsworth during his most productive and inspired years. He arrived in 1799, looking for a haven, where he could settle down and fulfil his... more »

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Ranked #7 of 16 attractions in Grasmere
Category: Cemeteries; Religious Sites; Cultural
Owner description: The simple tombstone of William Wadsworth and his wife Mary is located in the churchyard, making this church one of the most... more » Owner description: The simple tombstone of William Wadsworth and his wife Mary is located in the churchyard, making this church one of the most visited literary shrines in the world. « less
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Ranked #8 of 16 attractions in Grasmere
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Ranked #9 of 16 attractions in Grasmere
Category: Mountains; Outdoors
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Ranked #10 of 16 attractions in Grasmere
Category: ; History Museums; Museums

The museum is beside Dove Cottage, which is where William Wordsworth, the poet who wrote, "I wandered lonely as a cloud" (Daffodil poem) lived while he produced his best work. It... more »

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Ranked #11 of 16 attractions in Grasmere
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors
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Ranked #12 of 16 attractions in Grasmere
Category: Specialty Shops; Shopping
Owner description: Born in the English Lakes and inspired by the cute and lovable Herdwick sheep, herdy creates unique, design-led products that... more » Owner description: Born in the English Lakes and inspired by the cute and lovable Herdwick sheep, herdy creates unique, design-led products that are made to make you smile! Our small but beautifully formed shop in the centre of Grasmere stocks the full herdy range of contemporary giftware, including fine bone china mugs and pure wool throws as well as tea towels, fun postcards and chunky keyrings. Herdy gifts make great mementos of time spent in the Lakes. « less
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Ranked #13 of 16 attractions in Grasmere
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #14 of 16 attractions in Grasmere
Category: Specialty Shops; Shopping
Owner description: Garden Centre in the centre of Grasmere. We sell a variety of things from gifts, outdoor clothing, books, plants, garden... more » Owner description: Garden Centre in the centre of Grasmere. We sell a variety of things from gifts, outdoor clothing, books, plants, garden furniture and foods. We also have a cafe - The Potting Shed - which serves home made cakes, scones, sandwiches, soups and a selection of light meals. You can even enjoy a local beer or two. « less
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Ranked #15 of 16 attractions in Grasmere
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Ranked #16 of 16 attractions in Grasmere
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Tours; Cultural
Find out what to see and where to stay when visiting Grasmere, home of Wordsworth and his sister from 1799-1808.
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