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
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.
The Laurel and Hardy Museum celebrates the life and career of Stan Laurel, born in Ulverston.
Enjoy a scenic ride through the beautiful South Tyne valley from Alston to Kirkhaugh or Lintley.
Fri 29 May - Thu 31 Dec 2015