Elizabeth Gaskell's House

Celebrating the life and literature of Elizabeth Gaskell, one of the UK’s most important Victorian writers. A restored Victorian middle-class house just one mile from the city centre.


This beautifully restored home has spectacular period rooms, villa garden, changing exhibitions and a Tea Room for visitors to enjoy. Booking advised.

OPENING TIMES : Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
11.00am – 4.30pm (last entry 3pm) Booking Advised.

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