General admission is £6.50; children £3; under fives free; garden only £4.
For a more personal take on the Wordsworth legacy, this is far less frenzied than nearby Dove Cottage.
If you don't visit the house, do take a walk around the gardens to connect with Wordsworth's love of nature. In spring, it's full of blooming daffodils, bluebells and rhododendrons.
- Culture vultures
- Families with teenagers
- Mature travellers
- Nature / wildlife