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Wordsworth House and Garden

  • Cockermouth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Attraction Currently Closed

More than 130 National Trust gardens and parks in England, Wales and Northern Ireland are now open - tickets must be booked in advance. From Monday 13 July, several houses will begin to re-open, as well. Please check the National Trust website for more details.

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Attraction Information

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.

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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

Travel & Contact Information


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

Phone number

01900 824805



Click here to visit Wordsworth House and Garden's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Wordsworth House and Garden has not told us about their parking.

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Wheelchair accessible toilets, baby changing.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Wordsworth House and Garden has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

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

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant.

Cafe on site serving light lunches and cakes.

No, Wordsworth House and Garden is not wheelchair friendly.

No, Wordsworth House and Garden have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

Wordsworth House and Garden has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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