Attractions in North West England
THE WORLD OF BEATRIX POTTER
Crag Broe, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3BX
The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction is the only Beatrix Potter themed attraction in Europe, where all 23 Beatrix Potter Tales are brought to life in a magical indoor recreation of the Lake District countryside. Why not unwind and relax in ou...
Castles & Historic Monuments
Chapel Lane, Beeston, Nr Tarporley, Cheshire, CW6 9TX
Standing majestically on sheer rocky crags which fall sharply away from the castle wall, Beeston has possibly the most stunning views of the surrounding countryside of any castle in England. Its history stretches back over 4,000 years to when ...
Mill lane, Stretton, Near Farndon, Cheshire SY14 7JA
A small working watermill set in beautiful countryside only ten miles from Chester. Visitors see the two waterwheels driving the ancient wooden mill machinery and turning the millstones. The Miller demonstrates the whole skilled operation ...
Museum & Art Gallery
HARRIS MUSEUM & ART GALLERY
Market Square, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2PP
The Harris Museum & Art Gallery is located right in the heart of Preston City Centre and hosts a wide-ranging programme of exhibitions and events each season. Discover contemporary art, fine art, decorative art and historic collections of national...
CUMBERLAND PENCIL MUSEUM
Southey Works, Main Street, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5NG
Home to the worlds longest coloured pencil! Enter the museum through a replica of the Seathwaite mine where graphite was first discovered 250 years ago. Through words, pictures and carefully restored machinery you can trace the history of pencil m...
ANDERTON BOAT LIFT
Lift Lane, Anderton, Northwich, Cheshire, CW9 6FW
Visit this wonder of the waterways. The Anderton Boat Lift is a wonder of the waterways, used to transport canal barges up the side of a steep hill. Visitor Centre.
CREWE HERITAGE CENTRE
Crewe Heritage Centre, Vernon Way, Crewe, Cheshire, CW1 2DB
Crewe Heritage Centre is open weekends and bank holidays ONLY from Easter until the end of September. Signal boxes, exhibitions, locomotives, and outdoor and indoor play area. A destination for all the family. Group visits welcome by arrangement.
DUNES SPLASH WORLD
The Esplanade, Southport, PR8 1RX
All our pool parties include 90 minutes in Splash World for your child and their guests. Providing fun for all ages, your child and their guests can choose to ride the rapids while younger children play in the toddler or kids areas or choose to re...
Tourist Attraction / Castle Estate & Gardens
CHOLMONDELEY CASTLE GARDENS
Off A49 Whitchurch/Tarporley Road, Malpas, Cheshire, SY14 8ET
One of Cheshire's Gardens of Distinction with its extensive ornamental gardens, beautiful Temple Water Garden, Rose Garden and many mixed borders and dominated by a romantic Castle built in 1801 of local sandstone the Gardens are a must for everyb...
Theatre • Concert Hall
LANCASTER GRAND THEATRE
St. Leonardgate, Lancaster, LA1 1NL
Lancaster Grand Theatre has been providing the highest standard of entertainment since 1782. Entertainment at the Grand includes musicals, drama, dance, orchestra and comedians. Guided tour for groups are available by prior arrangement.