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
Brantwood, the former home of eminent Victorian John Ruskin and a treasure house of art and memorabilia. The 250-acre estate comprises 8 unique gardens, ancient woodland, high moors and meadows.
Beatrix Potter's iconic house, full of her personal possessions, with traditional cottage garden. Her paintings of the House and garden were used to illustrate many of her tales.
Treasures and tales of the north lakes in a beautiful Lakeland slate building in Fitz Park with special exhibitions, activities and cafe.
Fri 29 May - Thu 31 Dec 2015