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Honister Pass, Borrowdale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5XN
The last working slate mine in England. Fully guided mine tours and Via Ferrata. Browse the visitor centre. Our Sky Hi cafe serves freshly prepared, locally sourced, pannins, soups and crepes.
Redhills, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0DQ
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.
West Strand, Whitehaven, Cumbria, CA28 7LY
Situated on Whitehaven's attractive harbour side, The Beacon is home to the town's museum collection.
47 Oakthwaite Road, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 2BD
Workshop and showroom established since 1972. Showroom sells a wide range of ceramics by John Kershaw.
Whinlatter Pass, Braithwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5TW
Whinlatter Forest Park is England's only true mountain forest. Rising to 790 metres above sea level Whinlatter offers spectacular views of the Lake District and into Scotland.
Brockhole, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1LJ
Visitor centre with interactive exhibitions, Mawson gardens, adventure playground, shop and information centre. Lakeshore access for all.
Low Sizergh Farm, Sizergh, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8AE
National award-winning farm shop, tea room and craft gallery in a fabulous barn on a woking family dairy farm in the South Lakes.
Tewitfield, Carnforth, Lancashire, LA6 1JH
We're all about bringing people together to enjoy some of life's simple pleasures, whatever the weather. Everyone can enjoy the hands-on fun of our open farm and the pleasures of our artisan village.
Lound Road, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 7FH
With 16 premium factory outlets selling famous brands at up to 70% discount, K Village - The Lakes Outlet offers smarter shopping in comfort and style. Stroll along the riverside terrace and enjoy cafes and restaurants.
Church Terrace, Caldbeck, Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 8DR
1702 Watermill in picturesque setting beside Cald Beck housing The Watermill Café serving homemade food; The Woolclip, co-op selling locally handmade woollen products; Neil Edgar Jeweller; Something Special; On the Shelf second hand books.
Southey Works, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5NG
Enter the museum through a replica of the Seathwaite mine, journey through the history of pencil making at the worlds longest pencil and finally relax in our coffee shop, while the kids follow the quiz trails.
Mawbray Hayrigg, Silloth, Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 4LL
This has something for everyone. The Farm Park has lots of friendly farm animals in 16 paddocks, large Playbarn with huge indoor play area and more; a Cumbrian Craftbarn and Tearoom.
Oubas Hill, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 7LB
The last full lead crystal glass maker in England. See craftsmen at work, visit the factory shop.
Low Wray, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0JA
A Victorian mock-gothic Castle, on the western shore of Lake Windermere. Empty of original furniture, guided tours, children's activities, café, grounds extending to the lake.
Grizedale, Hawkshead, Cumbria, LA22 0QJ
Grizedale Forest has activities for all ages from mountain biking to relaxing walks, Go-Ape to sculpture in the forest. The visitor centre includes the forest shop, Cafe in the Forest and Grizedale Mountain Bikes bike hire and shop.
Grange-over-Sands is Lakeland's Riviera. Cradled between the hills and the sea it has one of the mildest climates in the North of England.
Stainton, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0ES
The Alpaca Centre is focused around a working farm breeding, rearing and selling alpacas. There is also a shop, furniture gallery and tearoom on site.
Laburnum Cottage, Satterthwaite, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 8LR
Robert has worked from his studio for the past 25 yrs, recently re-developed he now has a dedicated gallery and display area for his work. Adequate parking, limited tables for drinks and light refreshments.