explore and enjoy the arts & culture on offer in cumbria
During April and May Cumbria will be host to a new cultural event. Lakes Ignite is a celebration of inspiring culture based around the theme of imaginary journeys. Lakes Culture has commissioned four innovative works made even more extraordinary set against the beautiful landscape. Alongside these unique artistic works, Lakes Ignite will showcase some of the high-quality, world-class events and exhibitions that can be found at some of the region’s cultural venues.
Set on the shores of Derwentwater in Keswick, Theatre by the Lake is Cumbria's only year-round professional producing theatre. Hosting a wide range of visiting drama, music, dance, talks, comedy and film.
This charming 17th century building, which served as the office of Beatrix Potter's solicitor husband, now houses an annually changing exhibition of Potter's original artwork.
Elizabethan mansion and world famous topiary gardens designed by M Beaumont in 1694, fountain garden and buttery, licenced restaurant and gift shop.
Sat 23 May - Fri 10 Jul 2015