Wordsworth House and Garden | Day Out With The Kids

Wordsworth House and Garden

Cockermouth, Cumbria, England

Attraction Information

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Ages: all ages

Venue type: Indoor and Outdoor

At Wordsworth House and Garden you're guaranteed a warm welcome, whether you meet the maid, manservant or one of the knowledgeable 21st-century guides.

They will give you a taste of history in the Georgian kitchen and you can marvel at stories brought to you by a ghostly hologram figure from the past.

Outside, explore William's beloved garden. This inspired many of his poems and is full of 18th-century flowers, fruit and vegetables - all used in the house.

Relax in the summerhouse and try the homemade cakes and scones in the cafe. Take in a talk, tasting or children's holiday activity. As featured on ITV.


  • Restaurant Restaurant Onsite
  • Toilets Toilets Available
  • Baby Baby Changing Available
  • Disabled Disabled Toilets Available

Getting There and Contact Information


Main Street, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9RX, England


Click here to visit Wordsworth House and Garden's website
01900 824805

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

12th March through 30th October

Sunday to Thursday 11:00 - 17:00 (last entry 16:00)

Closed most Fridays.


Adult: £7.20

Child: £3.60

Family: £18.00

More Information


Wheelchair accessible toilets, baby changing.

Baby food facilities

Baby changing and feeding facilities. Hip-carrying infant seats for loan.

Gift shop

A range of gifts, postcards and local products available. We have a pocket money range for children.

Eating information

Cafe on site serving light lunches and cakes.