explore and enjoy the arts & culture on offer in cumbria
Looking for a cultural break? Head to the Lake District. This summer exercise your children and their imagination with Wild Walks at Dove Cottage, or explore colour from every angle with the hands-on interactive displays at Tullie House. For inspiring performances, book now for a stunning production of Romeo & Juliet set against the backdrop of Lake Windermere, or hear great music played by world masters in the 30th anniversary celebration of the Lake District Summer Music Festival
This is just a taste of the art and culture waiting for you in England’s best-known landscape. We’ve picked our Top Ten summer highlights for you to download here, but feel free to explore more in the sections below and at www.lakesculture.co.uk
With 10 fantastic shops, 3 tasty cafes, pottery painting, indoor & outdoor play, a giant cinema screen, plus 5 exhibitions a year in our Gallery, 4 TIC pods and lots of family events in the school holidays, there is plenty to do at Rheged.
Family-run historic house with strong literary connections. Live piano music and children's quiz in the house. Woodland playgrounds, heather maze, lakeside and poetry walk in the grounds.Great tearoom specialising in Cumbrian food.
One mile east of Orton is the ancient Gamelands stone circle. One of the largest in Cumbria, all of its stones have fallen over so none are higher than one yard but they are 100 yards in circumference.
Fri 29 May - Thu 31 Dec 2015