Hawkshead Grammar School, Hawkshead

4.8
#3 of 6 in Museums in Ambleside
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  • Nestled next to the lovely church, the grammar school is an amazing trip back in time! It was the school attended by William Wordsworth and his name can clearly be seen carved into his desk! The gentl...  more »
  • We were overwhelmed by the history at this place and the tour guide was full of information, you could feel the 1500s seeping through the walls. A real feel how boys were educated in those days. Very ...  more »
  • Hawkshead is a little off the beaten track itself, demanding a commitment in driving time of perhaps 15-20 minutes from Ambleside with twisty roads, and the Grammar School within Hawkshead can also ea...  more »
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  • The guy explaining the school history was great. He really brought the historical context of the school to life. Thanks. Well worth the £2.50 (August 2017)
  • This was a lovely town and a nice historical view. I liked it but it was a very short visit to this site...we then wondered round the lovely town.

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