Former home of the famous author Elizabeth Gaskell and her family. Her novels include Mary Barton, Cranford, North and South, Ruth and Wives and Daughters and are enjoyed on television, stage and radio. This beautifully restored home has spectacular period rooms, villa garden and a tea room for visitors to enjoy. They host a year-round programme of special events and activities and the much loved book shop sells a range of new and second hand books.
Cost: Adults: £4.95 / Concessions (Senior citizens and students): £3.95 / Children under 16: Free (must be accompanied by an adult)
Opening Times: Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday 11.00am – 4.30pm. Last admission 4pm.