Browsing local attractions within 8 miles of Crookhurst Farm
Set within a former Wesleyan Methodist Chapel the Tourist Information Centre is situated by the river Cocker, just minutes from the town centre and provides both local and national information.
Solway Discovery Centre, Liddell Street, Silloth Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 4DD, (6 miles, 10kms), Tel: 016973 31944, Email
A tourist information centre with plenty of space and lots of UK leaflets and brochures. Shop selling souvenirs and local interest books and maps.
Castlegate House, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9HA, (8 miles, 12kms), Tel: 01900 822149
A contemporary art gallery in a listed Georgian house, showing northern Scottish artists, Royal academicians and emerging young artists.
38-42 Market Place, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9NG, (8 miles, 12kms), Tel: 01900 829667
Percy House dates from 1390 and extended in 1598 by The Percy's of Northumberland. The Gallery has work by over 80 Cumbrian artists from Jewellery and textiles to paintings and photos. Exhibitions change monthly.
9 South Street, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9QP, (8 miles, 13kms), Tel: 01900 823521
A small artist-run gallery selling original etchings and pastels, plus a good selection of British-made crafts and fashion jewellery.
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