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D.H. Lawrence Birthplace Museum

8a Victoria Street
NG16 3AW

Tel: +44(0)115 9173824

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D.H. Lawrence Birthplace Museum

Visit this authentically recreated miner’s cottage, birthplace of world renowned Nottinghamshire author D.H. Lawrence, then explore the surrounding countryside, which inspired his work.

This charming, award-winning Museum & Gift Shop also features and exhibition including his original water colour paintings and his headstone!

Visits to the Birthplace Museum are by timed tours and our guides show you around the original house describing Lawrence’s early life and bringing the history of the period to life!

Spaces are limited so please book in advance to avoid disappointment. We recommend that visitors check availability before travelling, please call 0115 9173824.

What’s Included?

Your visit normally starts at the appointed time with a self-guided tour of the exhibition space, a 12-minute DVD followed by a guided tour of the historic rooms of the house. Admission lasts approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes.

The Birthplace Museum can also be visited as part of the Blue Line Trail.

Virtual Tour

Take a virtual tour of the museum here

For those with limited mobility or special access requirements, please be aware the museum rooms are small with low level lighting and access to the upper floors is by steep stairs only, there is no lift.

The ground floor level is accessible with assistance only, via an external doorway with a single step.
Virtual tours of the upstairs and downstairs rooms are also available upon request.

It is recommended you contact the museum with any access queries; they will be pleased to help.

Click here to see the access statement.

- Disabled Guide Access Guide – D.H Lawrence Birthplace Museum

The museum also work in partnership with Euan’s Guide. More information is available here: Euan’s Guide Review

Read The D.H Lawrence Museum's blog here!

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