All Saints Church and Lewis Carroll Centre

Daresbury Lane, Daresbury, Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 4AE

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Tel: 01925 740348

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All Saints Church Daresbury - Birthplace of the author of ‘Alice in Wonderland’.

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About Us

Birthplace of the author of ‘Alice in Wonderland’. The Church has fine examples of Jacobean carving, a ‘Green Man’, Victorian stained glass, and a memorial window to Lewis Carroll.

Display panels in the Centre tell the story of his life, from Cheshire parson’s son, to Oxford mathematician, photographer and author.

Guide Prices

Free for individuals, donations welcome. There is a small charge for group tours and for school groups taking part in workshop activities. Please see web site for details and booking.

Opening Times

2020 (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

* All year, daily, 10 am - late. Church services or events may limit access at certain times. Please see diary on web site.

Directions

Road Directions

Daresbury village is on the A56, and close to Junction 11 on the M56. There is an hourly bus service, from Chester, via Runcorn Shopping Centre (Halton Lea) and Warrington. (See timetable for details). Warrington Central Station is on the Liverpool-Manchester line and is 1 minute from the bus station. Warrington Bank Quay Station is on the west coast line, about 20 minutes’ walk from the bus station. Daresbury is also a 10 minute walk up Keckwick Lane, from the Bridgewater canal, for visitors arriving by boat.

Close to Norton Priory and Walton Hall and Gardens.

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    Recent Reviews:

    • gourmetsunited
      A worthwhile visit to the source of Wonderland
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 30th August 2019
      Lewis Carrol's father was vicar at this church. Very nearby is the National Trust's marked out area of the exact spot where the vicarage was, and where Lewis Carroll and his siblings were born (also... Read full review
    • BanH89
      Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Amazing hidden gem
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 24th November 2019
      I only live in Manchester and had no idea this was here until someone recently told me. Such a gem! I took my Mum and it was such a special experience. Opening the door the first thing you see is tea... Read full review
    • nadswags
      Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Lovely display
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 26th February 2020
      Very cute, smaller than I expected but still fab, went to the door mouse tea room after and that was all Alice in wonderland theme was beaut food. Read full review

    Facilities

    Accessibility

    • Ramp / Level Access
    • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Provider Features

    • In countryside
    • Indoor Attraction
    • Outdoor Attraction
    • Village Location

    Contact Us

    Tel: 01925 740348

    Tel: 01925 740348

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