Journalist Rich Stanton talks about Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein and the degree to which it has captivated people’s imaginations. He begins with the 1818 text and then moves on to look at the plethora of reinterpretations.

Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum

Town End, Grasmere, Cumbria, LA22 9SH

015394 35544


Opening times

Please note: Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum’s National Lottery Heritage Fund-supported redevelopment project, Reimagining Wordsworth, will be taking place throughout 2019. As a result there are some changes to what will be available when you visit this year. Please check their website for opening information before you visit

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