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Attractions

Cumbria is packed with famous award-winning attractions. Whether you are discovering the life and works of one of the many famous poets that have resided here, or climbing through the trees to cruising across one of the many beautiful lakes. The variety of visitor attractions on offer in the Lake Disrict ensure that all ages and interests are catered for. There is something for individual adventure seekers as well as families and couples. Take a look below to find out more...
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Muncaster Castle

Muncaster Castle

Ravenglass

Dominating the Lake District Coast where the mountains tumble into the sea and bursting with treasures and tales, haunted Muncaster oozes history from every rough stone which fashion the castle walls.

Lakeland Segway

Lakeland Segway

Cartmel

We are the longest established authorised segway tour operator in the UK. We offer scenic segway tours in the stunning Cartmel area.

Farfield Mill Arts & Heritage Centre

Farfield Mill

Sedbergh

Visit our Retail Gallery on Level 3 where you can find handcrafted jewellery, leather items, metal work, wood turning, ceramics, glassware and a range of textiles.

Lakes Escapes

Lakes Escapes Ltd

Workington

Lakes Escapes Ltd is the first LIVE escape room in West Cumbria. We welcome groups of between 2 to 8 people whose aim it is to complete the game objective with 60 minutes.

Dalemain Mansion

Dalemain Mansion & Historic Gardens

Penrith

Dalemain is a fine mixture of medieval, Tudor and early Georgian architecture. The imposing Georgian façade strikes the visitor immediately but in the cobbled courtyard the atmosphere of the north country Tudor manor is secure.

The Garden

Hideaway Loft

Carlisle

Set on a slight incline, the thatched properties have stunning views of the Lake District, Pennines and Scottish Border hills. Planting follows the cottage garden style. The surrounding wall, arches, grottos and quirky features have all be

Hill Top

Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House

Sawrey

Hill Top is a time capsule of Beatrix Potter's life. Full of her favourite things, the house appears as if Beatrix had just stepped out for a walk. Every room contains a reference to a picture in a 'Tale'.

Casterton Stone Circle

Casterton Stone Circle

Kirkby Lonsdale

Circle has a diameter of 60' and stands on a flattened mound or platform. There are 20 uprights, none more than 2' high and suggesting perhaps the kerb of a destroyed cairn.

Views of Kentmere from our Lakeland Farm

Cowshed Creative

Staveley

We offer a wide range of Inspiring art and craft workshops delivered in a stunning open plan studio. Treat yourself to a special creative day and enjoy the stunning Lakeland landscape and the peace and tranquillity of the Kentmere Valley.

Museum of Lakeland Life

Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry

Kendal

This award-winning museum takes you and your family back in time to tell the story of the Lake District and its inhabitants. Isolated until the arrival of the train and motorcar, which brought newcomers and tourists.

Mountain Goat Tours

Mountain Goat Tours

Windermere

The ideal way to explore the spectacular scenery of the Lake District. Mountain Goat provide full-day and half-day guided mini-coach tours where you can sit back and relax and enjoy some of the of the most stunning scenery in the UK.

Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery

Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery

Carlisle

Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery is Carlisle's finest visitor attraction, and houses considerable collections of fine and decorative art, human history and natural sciences.

Northern Lights Gallery

Northern Lights Gallery

Keswick

Friendly, contemporary Keswick-based art gallery in the heart of the Northern Lake District National Park, representing over 80 artists.

The Heaton Cooper Studio

The Heaton Cooper Studio

Grasmere

The Heaton Coopers are a family of artists that go back 4 generations. The studio in Grasmere, founded by William Heaton Cooper (1903-1995) in 1939.

Ullswater Steamers

Ullswater Steamers

Ullswater

Ullswater Steamers celebrate over 150 years sailing on England’s most beautiful lake. Open all Year except Christmas Eve and Day.

Guided Mountain Walking

Rock n Ridge

Kendal

Bespoke hill walking day(s), from gentle walks to more challenging days, we set the day depending on your fitness level and aspirations/experience.

Old Laundry Theatre

The Old Laundry Theatre

Windermere

Set in Bowness in the heart of the Lake District, this intimate little theatre produces a lively programme of professional drama, classical music, folk, comedy, lectures and film.

Steamer Swan on Red Cruise

Windermere Lake Cruises, Bowness

Bowness-on-Windermere

Windermere Lake Cruises trace their origins back to Victorian days, steamers and launches carry over 1.6 million visitors each year. The steamers have saloons, promenade decks, teashops and licensed bars.

Blencathra - Famous Nelsonn Lakeland Panoramas

Gallery 26

Keswick

Gallery 26 at 27 houses the work of the well known artist, Nelsonn, a painter and sculptor who produces works in series of 26 which are in different materials, styles and subject matter.

Opera Bingo

Opera Bingo at the Rex

Carlisle

Open for afternoon and evening bingo sessions 7 days a week. Free membership, disabled access, hot meals and snacks.

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