Browsing local attractions within 8 miles of Tower Bank Arms
At the heart of the central and south lakes visitor experience, Ambleside bristles with activity and is an ideal base for exploring the county.
Cumbria, CA11 0QU
Join us for a paddle and a picnic or learn to sail in a stable sailing boat in a stunning location. Off to the Med? Hone your skills with a powerboat course.
Houghton Hall Garden Centre, Houghton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6 4JB
This truly amazing museum contains one of the world's top 3 collections of miniatures, from remarkable copies of antique furniture in beautiful tiny room settings to everyday items at sizes you just won't believe.
Headless Cross, Gretna Green, Dumfries & Galloway, DG16 5EA
Romantic history combines with a great shopping experience. Gretna Green Story unfolds in the historic building. Shopping features reveal a stylish collection of clothing, accessories and homestyle goods plus luxury food and whiskies.
Brockhole, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1LJ
Visitor centre with interactive exhibitions, Mawson gardens, adventure playground, shop and information centre. Lakeshore access for all.
The Old Laundry, Crag Brow, Bowness-on-Windermere, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3BX
A magical indoor attraction that brings to life all 23 Beatrix Potter's Peter Rabbit tales. Meet all your favourite characters and find out more about Beatrix Potter herself.
Coalbeck Farm, Bassenthwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4RD
Go wild & experience a world of wildlife! There's over 100 species from Anaconda to Zebra. Rare and endangered species like Gibbons and Asian Fishing Cats, plus family favourites like lemurs and Meerkats. A great day out for all the family.
Hutton in the Forest, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 9TH
Historic house and gardens based on a medieval pele towers with substantial 17th, 18th and 19thC additions. Extensive gardens in woodland setting walled garden, topiary, woodland walk and lake with cascade.
Ravenglass, Cumbria, CA18 1RL
An 18-hole parkland course with tree-lined fairways and spectacular views of Scafell Pike and the western fells.
An association of professionally trained guides, all hold the coveted Blue Badge Guides for Cumbria & the Lake District National Park. They have a love and in-depth knowledge of the region as well as an excellent general knowlege of the UK.
Lakeside, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5DJ
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.
Waterhead Pier, Waterhead, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0EY
Windermere Lake Cruises offer more than just a ferry service. We hold private charters, lunch cruises, buffet cruises, corporate hospitality, public sailings, group travel.Steamers and launches sail daily throughout the year from Waterhead.
Main Street, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9RX
Wordsworth House and Garden was the childhood home of William Wordsworth and his sister Dorothy.
Dating back to the Roman times, Sedbergh is an attractive market town full of character with an engaging mix of cobbled yards and historic buildings.
The Wave Centre, Irish Street, Maryport, CA15 8DN
Clip 'n Climb Arena, 234 seat theatre, Peak Lounge Gourmet Burger Bar.