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Attractions in Bowness Windermere

  • A celebration of the heritage of the Ruskin area combined with exhibitions relating to coppermines, farming, slate geology and lace.

  • Beautifully positioned in the countryside and with a rich history of the Quaker movement.Set amidst the natural beauty of the Lake District near Ulverston sits Grade II listed Swarthmoor Hall, a beaut

  • Folk museum with exhibitions covering the way Cumbrians have lived and worked in the last 250 years

  • Built over an historic graving dock, this museum contains a wealth of objects and information on the social and industrial history of the Furness area.

  • Discover the history of pencil making and let children bring out their creative side.Located in Keswick in the heart of the Lake District is the Cumberland Pencil Museum, a fun and interactive day out

  • A historical house set on a small wooded island on Derwentwater.Just about visible from the mainland, Derwent Island is one of the area's most fascinating attractions and the largest and most northerl

  • A unique museum in a breath-taking location and home to one the finest collections of religious Roman artefacts in the UK.The Senhouse Roman Museum sits high up on the cliffs overlooking Maryport Harb

  • Explore the birthplace and former childhood home of poet William Wordsworth.A visit to the Lake District wouldn’t be complete without looking round the birthplace and former home of one of its most fa

  • Explore this family-run historic house and the exciting adventure playgrounds within its gardens.In the heart of the northern Lake District near Keswick is Mirehouse, built during the 17th century, it

  • See exciting demonstration and live displays of various species of birds of prey.Set within the walled grounds of Lowther Castle near Penrith is Lakeland Bird of Prey Centre.The centre is home to over

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