Elizabeth Gaskell's House, 84 Plymouth Grove

Elizabeth Gaskell's House, 84 Plymouth Grove, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M13 9LW

Celebrating the life and literature of Elizabeth Gaskell, one of the UK’s most important Victorian writers. Located just one mile from Manchester city centre, this beautifully restored Grade II* listed home has spectacular period rooms, villa garden, changing exhibitions and a tea room for visitors to enjoy.

Opening Arrangements

Open Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday from 11am to 4.30pm (last entry 3pm) and at other times for group visits by arrangement.

Admission Charges

  • Adult: £7.00
  • Child: Children under 16 free when accompanied by an adult
  • Other Charges: £6 concessions. Free entry for Registered Carers, NMV pass holders and Historic House members.

Parking Spaces


Free on street parking for up to 3 hours.