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William Wordsworth is Britain's best-loved poet. His life was a series of adventures and his early experiences made him into a rebel. Orphaned as a child, he went to university, travelled across Europe during the French Revolution, fell in love with...more
All reviews guided tour william wordsworth well worth a visit knowledgeable guide adjacent museum knew her stuff fascinating insight small group interesting visit lake district excellent tour next door english literature his life his contemporaries gift shop his friends
Well worth the visit, It is difficult to add to all the other reviews, this is a must visit place, with wonderful guides that bring the history to life. We visited at a very busy time and felt the amount of people on each timed...More
We had a lovely day out here taking a tour of the cottage, enjoying its gardens and views, enjoying the museum and of course the gift shop! Our tour guide was very enthusiastic, friendly and extremely knowledgeable, making the experience that extra bit better. The...More
My daughter and I spent a lovely couple of hours enjoying the museum, grounds, gift shop, and, of course, the cottage itself. Our tour guide was knowledgeable and welcoming. The same is true for those we met in the museum and special collections. I definitely...More
Having taught Wordsworth's poetry to reluctant teenagers for over 20 years, thought it would be nice to take my very own grumpy teenager to absorb some history.
Was pleasantly surprised, as was she!
The guided tour is so interesting! Kirsten is a mine of information...More
Not being that interested in wordsworth, I wasn't too excited by this museum and tour...But what a brilliant surprise..Fascinating and excellently well done. Loads of brilliant original details in the house with a very knowledgeable guide. Well worth a visit.
As originally writing about Wordsworth in my English Literature exam I was very keen to visit his cottage. The overall cottage was very pretty and a huge pocket into the history of not just Wordsworth but the Lakes itself. When you go to this attraction...More
My husband and I truly enjoyed our visit to Dove Cottage. My husband is a Wordsworth fan and this was something he really wanted to visit on our trip to England. We so enjoyed learning more about his life and our tour guide was terrific...More