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Over 30,000 exhibits tracing more than 100 years of road transport heritage, including a new exhibition which details the history of the Isle of Man TT Races. Numerous fascinating stories rooted in our local area: a typical 1930's Westmorland garage re-creation, the Campbell Bluebird Exhibition and the Leven Valley Heritage Centre which depicts how life used to be in the Backbarrow Blue Mill, the iron works, gunpowder factories and woodland industries.
A thought provoking and thoroughly enjoyable visitor experience which entertains all ages, whatever the weather.
Prices: valid until 30 October 2016
Adult £8.50. Child (5-15 years) £5.00. Child (under 5 years) FREE
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children) £24.00
SD 356849 54.25614 -2.98914
Located adjacent to the A590 at Backbarrow between Newby bridge and Haverthwaite. Exit M6, J36. Free parking. Accessible by public transport. By bus: Stagecoach operates the X6 service that links Barrow, Ulverston, Grange and Kendal.
Alternatively: By boat and bus link from Ambleside, Bowness and Lakeside.
: 5 miles from Ulverston station
- Baby changing facilities
- Coach parties accepted
- Credit cards accepted (no fee)
- Disabled toilets
- Facilities for groups
- Facilities for educational visits
- Gift shop
- On-site catering
- On-site light refreshments
- Regional Tourist Board Member
- Welcome Host
- Wheelchairs available
- Accepts groups
- Facilities for conferencing
- Facilities for corporate hospitality
- Children welcome
- Disabled access
- Dogs accepted
- Smoking not allowed