explore and enjoy the arts & culture on offer in cumbria
Discover the cultural side to the Lakes this Easter. The Lakes Culture team has selected some of the holiday’s top highlights for you to savour. In our Top 10 arts events over the Easter break you can discover top cartoon tips with an internationally acclaimed illustrator, discuss films with Barry Norman, hear a stunning line-up of blues musicians on the shores of Lake Windermere, see some of the best art in the world and...some Herdwick Sheep!
A massive medieval fortress founded to protect historic city of Carlisle in 1092. Hear about its role in sieges and stories about the ghastly prison.
Elizabethan mansion and world famous topiary gardens designed by M Beaumont in 1694, fountain garden and buttery, licenced restaurant and gift shop.