Attractions in Cumbria
LAKELAND MINIATURE VILLAGE
Coach House, Winder Lane, Cumbria, LA11 7LE
Over 100 buildings made from local Coniston slate. Houses, farms and barns create the Lakeland landscape. The model village has been growing since 1992, but it will be a few years yet before it is completed. VISIT LAKELAND IN A DAY - these miniatu...
Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, LA11 6QF
With the beautiful English Lake District in the background, it is possible to sample national hunt racing in its most original format. With its party crowds and funfair, Cartmel rekindles the social gathering tradition of the original steeple to ...
LAUREL & HARDY MUSEUM
on stage at The Roxy, Brogden Street, Ulverston. LA12 7AH
This famous museum is devoted to Laurel and Hardy. Everything you want to know about the comedy duo can be found at the museum, the amazing collection of memorabilia includes letters, photographs, personal items and furniture, and is believed t
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...
Main Street, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5NH
From £320 per week
3 wings sleeping 2, 6 & 11
Greta Hall offers beautifully restored self-catering accommodation and unexpected seclusion a few minutes walk from Keswick town centre. The Coach House - Sleeps 9-11 (2 Double en-suite, 1 Double, 1 Triple, 1 Gallery Twin). The top floor of the...
THE PUZZLING PLACE
Museum Square, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5DZ
The Puzzling Place where seeing is not always believing! A unique exhibition based on optical illusion. Witness balls rolling uphill in the antigravity room. Visibly grow and shrink in the Ames room. Be amazed by our interactive optic...
Mawbray Hayrigg, Silloth, Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 4LL
The Gincase is a delightful attraction with something to offer all the family. There is the delicious truly home made food in the popular Gincase Tearoom; the large Craft Barn and Gift Shop to browse through. For the children, the Farm Park ...
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...
Redhills, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0DQ
The Lake District's best large visitor attraction. Rheged is Europe's largest grass covered building and is an all weather, all year round visitor centre. Enter it and experience epic adventures on our giant cinema screen - bigger than six double ...
Open Air Art Festival
The Promenade off Main Street, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, LA11 6DP
PromArt showcases fine art and crafts from some of the regions finest and most respected artisans along the Victorian Promenade at Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria in the Southern Lake District. If you love art it’s a great day out! Each month there ...