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Dove Cottage and The Wordsworth Museum

Photo credit: The Wordsworth Trust

Open to the public

Museum or gallery in Cumbria

91 artworks

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Dove Cottage was the home of William and Dorothy Wordsworth between 1799 and 1808. Their manuscripts, books and portraits, along with those of other key figures of Romanticism, are displayed in the adjacent museum. The Jerwood Centre, opened 2005, holds the main collection of 65,000 items, which also includes paintings and drawings of the Lake District.

Town End, Grasmere, Cumbria LA22 9SH England

015394 35544

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