visit appleby in westmorland...
The ancient market town and royal borough of Appleby, in the heart of the Eden Valley, is the focal point for many outlying villages and hamlets. Its traditional shops and indoor market provide for every requirement, whilst the riverside is perfect for a casual stroll or picnic.
For the more energetic there is an indoor swimming pool, gym and fully equipped sports centre. The town also enjoys good road connections, with easy access to the A66 and the M6.
Explore Appleby in Westmorland
History & heritage
Art & culture
The sculpture at Appleby, called ‘The Primrose Stone' was sculpted by Joss Smith from St Bees sandstone.
To the east lies the North Pennines AONB. To the west a rim of limestone rock forms a gently shelving escarpment edge.
villages around appleby
One of the main attractions of the year is Appleby Horse Fair.