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#1 of 4 Museums in Grasmere
It is easily one of the most informative and accessible modern museums we have visited.
Wonderful tours provided by very friendly and direct guides - wonderful place .... Perfect insight into the life of Wordsworth and his companions .. and wonderful museum nearby.
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#2 of 4 Museums in Grasmere
Museums can be stuffy -- bad air and stuffed with things.
Although the Museum centres around WW, there is also information about a few other poets of the Romantic era - including Samuel Taylor Coleridge, who was W's great friend and collaborated with him on his earliest...
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Armitt Museum Ambleside 4.7 km away
#4 of 6 Museums in Ambleside
A bijou museum with exhibits on Beatrix Potter and the German artist Kurt Schwitters who lived in exile in Ambleside.
Fantastic museum that presents a faithful and substantial account of Beatrix Potter's life, including but much beyond her literary career.
Hawkshead Grammar School Hawkshead 9.6 km away
#1 of 4 Museums in Hawkshead
... where Wordsworth sat and etched his name into the desk.. Also contains the headmasters room, and a few museum pieces upstairs, All in all a wonderful little place...Also further up the hill, is the lovely church
Wordsworth's school is a must-see museum.
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Beatrix Potter Gallery Hawkshead 9.5 km away
#3 of 4 Museums in Hawkshead
Found this museum tucked away on the main street previous life as an office of her husband so therefore connected to Beatrix potter an interesting meander through discovering plenty of displays and interesting facts.
This is a nice museum of original Beatrix Potter's work, housed in her husband's office, a building Potter probably visited regularly.
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Ruskin Museum Coniston 10.4 km away
#1 of 1 Museums in Coniston
Highlight of museums
The museum also offers an insight into Coniston life, local history, geology and gives more background to John Ruskin (a brilliant and under-appreciated English visionary) - the display on Ruskin compliments a vis...
Old Courthouse Gallery Ambleside 5.1 km away
#6 of 6 Museums in Ambleside