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Milton's Cottage

Come and visit the Grade 1 listed 16th Century cottage where John Milton lived and completed "Paradise Lost" and started "Paradise regained".

Three ground-floor museum rooms contain important 1st editions of John Milton's 17th century poetry and prose works.

Amongst many unique items on display is the portrait of John Milton by Sir Godfrey Kneller.

The extraordinary career of this blind genius is vividly described for all visitors. Stroll around a well-stocked attractive garden. Free car parking adjoining. Coach parking by prior arrangement.

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(2015 times)

3rd March to 27th October 2015:
Every Tuesday 10am to 6pm
also Easter, Two May Spring and August Bank Holidays. 10am - 6pm

Last admissions 5.30pm

Groups of more than 12 by prior arrangement by email or telephone.

Closed Jan, Feb, Nov and Dec.

Admission Charges

(2015 prices)

Adult £6.00; Child (under 15) £3.00.
Groups of 15 or more £5.00 each.

Map of Milton's Cottage


Milton's Cottage Postcode for SatNav: HP8 4JH


+44 (0)1494 872 313

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