Dove Cottage and Wordsworth
By Paul Fry, 07 February 2012 –
Grasmere is centre for Dorothy & William Wordsworth history, their home just outside the village is just a ten minute drive from Elterwater or an hours brisk walk over Red Bank and round Rydal Water.
Take a guided tour of Dove Cottage gives an entertaining insight into life in the Lakes with Wordsworth over 200 years ago.
The Wordsworth Museum is a permanent exhibition that explores the lives of Wordsworth his family and many visitors.
There is a tea room and restaurant to have refreshements prior to a stroll back through Grasmere and over Red Bank to Elterwater.