Things to do in Cumbria
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 and be amazed by our interactive optical illusio...
CARLISLE FLIGHT TRAINING
Hangar 30, Carlisle Airport, Cumbria, CA6 4NW
Here at Carlisle Flight Training we are a friendly yet professional family run flight school and aero club, dedicated to keeping flying safe, fun and as easy on the wallet as we possibly can. We are a fixed wing organisation. Whether you are looki...
WATENDLATH TROUT FISHERY
Borrowdale, Cumbria, CA12 5UW
7-acre natural streamfed lake in a area of natural outstanding beauty. Clear deep water. Wooden fishing hut. Rainbow and Brown stocked regular with fish averaging 2lb-3lbs. Fishery record: 25lbs. All tickets are available from the cafe. Three loch...
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THE LAMPLIGHTER ~ DINING ROOMS
High Street, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1AF
From £65.00 per room
Centrally located in the heart of the village of Windermere just a minutes walk from the train station, The Lamplighter Dining ~ Rooms has been established for 25 years and has become one of the most popular eating and meeting places for both loca...
THE WORLD OF BEATRIX POTTER
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 our B...
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...
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...
COCKERMOUTH GOLF CLUB
The Clubhouse, Embleton, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9SG
The course is laid out on fell land on the east side of Cockermouth and is easily accessible from the A66 trans-Pennine road. At 5410 yards it is not regarded as long. Nevertheless, it gives a stern test to the discerning golfer. A positive featur...
BOUSTEAD HILL EQUESTRIAN CENTRE
The Beeches, Cumbria, CA5 6AA
Boustead Hill Equestrian Centre is based seven miles North West of Carlisle. We have very friendly staff who cater for all levels of riders, helping them achieve their goals. Horse Riding lessons in Cumbria are available Tuesday - Sunday during th...
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...