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Address: Grasmere, England
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+44 15394 35245
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Find out what to see and where to stay when visiting Grasmere, home of...

Find out what to see and where to stay when visiting Grasmere, home of Wordsworth and his sister from 1799-1808.

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Rather small for a tourist centre, but has the usual stuff - no pavement outside so be careful of traffic

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 September 2015
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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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Stafford, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

It is closed and there is a garden centre in its place. The garden centre is worth a visit and has a nice tearoom

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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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138 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

Rather small for a tourist centre, but has the usual stuff - no pavement outside so be careful of traffic

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

A quaint little shop with lots to see / buy and plenty of information available. All the usual products but looks the part.

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Merseyside, United Kingdom
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458 reviews
186 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 234 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2015

Another great Lakeland Tourist Information Office ..... grab the free local map and leaflets on places to visit.

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altrincham
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2015 via mobile

If you want to visit any attraction/shop/lake/cruise, make sure it would take less than 2 hours. As a disabled person visiting the area, I do not want to have to worry about getting a parking ticket because I was late getting back to my car. why not take note from York, Chester and many other towns. Operate a park and... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2015

Lovely National Trust information centre in heart of village. Had a few queries which were answered immediately by the staff, their local knowledge seemed good, quaint little gift shop also.

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Thank Vicky H
Weybridge, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2014

Not a comment on the Tourist Information Centre, but PLEASE, something the tourist authorities need to sort out urgently. Be aware that if you just enter a Grasmere car park with number plate recognition cameras, you'll be charged for an hour. I went into Broadgate car park in search of a toilet. There were no toilets, and at that point,... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2014

Found the staff here very helpful and they selected some excellent locations for us to visit that we would have overlooked

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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570 reviews
174 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2014

If you need to find out anything about this beautiful village then visit the Tourist centre. The staff are very helpful.

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1 Thank RobsterWirral
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59 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2014 via mobile

Beware of rip off parking. Parked in pay & display at North end. Paid my £4 and got 3 hours. Horrified to receive a £100 fine with photos of my car entering and leaving. Fine says I was 14 mins over. The 14 mins was me popping to the shop for change. BEWARE clock starts ticking as you drive in.... More 

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13 Thank David G

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