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.
Wordsworth's most famous home where he was inspired to write most of his poetry. Take an entertaining guided tour around Dove Cottage and explore the museum and special exhibition. Special activities for families.
Striking castle ruins with 130 acres of historic garden dating back 350 years, undergoing gradual recovery and restoration. A beautiful fully restored stable courtyard offers cafe and shop facilities.
A masterpiece of storytelling and a celebration of life, revolutions and remarkable people....made by 4,000 people. Shop, Cafe, audio guides, film, interactive displays, children's activities.
Sat 23 May - Fri 10 Jul 2015