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Arts & Crafts Event, Wed 11 Dec 2019, £5.50

Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry

Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry


These frugal and eco-friendly rugs recycle scraps of old fabric into a beautiful new objects. They are known as rag 'hooky', or 'proddy' rugs and have been used in Lake District houses for centuries. Join our demonstrator to see a rag rug being made and to discuss the craft.

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 11 Dec 2019 10:30 to 16:00


Free with admission

Adults £5/£5.50 (With Gift Aid), children and students FREE


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access

Some amenities available at nearby Abbot Hall. Picnic site nearby.

Events at this Venue

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Fri 1 Nov - Sat 1 Feb LGBT+ Within and Beyond
Wed 11 Dec Rag Rugging Demonstration


Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry


Abbot Hall,


Plan route to Museum of Lakeland Life and Industry using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: SD 516921  Lat: 54.32299 Long: -2.74479

From M6 jct 36, follow signs for Kendal and Abbot Hall art gallery. Situated in stable block of Abbot Hall art gallery, next to Kendal parish church in Kirkland.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Kendal station

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