Interesting & accessible slate mine with gift shop and free parking in Borrowdale. Underground guided tours, superb zip wire Via Ferrata course, Family friendly
Honister Slate Mine makes an interesting and exciting day out for all the family. Go deep underground! Explore this subterranean world which provides a wonderful insight into the history of the mine and allows you to grasp the immense scale of our operations and those of our forebears. With more than eleven miles of tunnels to explore with enormous caverns, exciting jeep rides, the amazing Via Ferrata and a fascinating history... It's the perfect all weather attraction!
Award-winning Keswick restaurant with a daily changing menu, using fresh and seasonal local produce. Excellent views. Special diets catered for by arrangement.
Join us at the award-winning Highfield Restaurant for good food in a fantastic location. Enjoy spectacular Keswick views, and dine in an environment listed by The Times newspaper as one of the UK's Top Ten Scenic Restaurants. Our international team of chefs prepare excellent fresh meals of the very highest standards. We have two AA rosettes and a Visit England Breakfast Award as testament to our quality.
Art glass gallery and china shop in Keswick with onsite café serving tasty meals. Frequent special events. Deals in fine china, jewellery, prints and lamps.
Treeby & Bolton is a China Shop, Gallery and Gift Shop located in the market town of Keswick in the Lake District. Offering a fine selection of art glass, fine china and enamels, jewellery and contemporary art from around the world. The store is ideal for those seeking something different and special. This independent and friendly shop and gallery features a range of pieces to suit all tastes and pockets and when you're finished browsing, there is a wonderful little cafe too!
Take on the role of a top secret agent to save Keswick from the evil Dr. Leadfinger. Print, download or collect your treasure trail pack for this two-hour mission.
Beautiful lakeside Keswick, home to the Theatre by the Lake and the Pencil Museum, is the setting of this dramatic treasure trail. Do you think you've got what it takes to save the Keswick Graphite Mine, agent? We're relying on you and your team to walk the streets of Keswick and gather your information. You can stop to enjoy the views and you can have strategic meetings in local restaurants and pubs, but make them quick - there's a case to solve! Click the link above to purchase your trail to download or print. You can also buy an official pack, or find details of trusted local outlets keeping your mission details to hand and awaiting your arrival. All you have to do is hand over a few coins to prove your identity.
Optical illusion exhibition in Keswick. Includes anti-gravity room, hologram gallery and interactive optical illusions. Family tickets available.
Are you looking for things to do in Keswick? With galleries and exhibits sure to appeal to people of all ages, make Puzzling Place your first choice for a memorable day out in the Lakes. Give your brain a workout with our incredible range of illusions, holograms and other exhibits which are sure to entertain as much as frustrate. If you would like further information about our galleries, please visit our main website via the link provided below.
Specialist all inclusive adventure activity booking service in the Lake District with a range of land and water-based activities, pamper and tour packages available. For all.
An all inclusive outdoor adventure booking service, Destination Cumbria in Keswick has one of the best choices of activities available in the Lake District and Cumbria. We're unaffiliated, offering impartial advice and the highest standards of customer service assured. Choose from our fantastic range of land, air and water-based activities featuring everything from fishing and scrambling to tree top walks, gentle guided walks and tours and adrenalin pumping skydiving.
Keswick-based outdoor activity centre with a wide range of adventures and activities for all ages, and a mobile climbing wall for hire. Professional, safe and fun.
At the Keswick Adventure Centre, we provide the customer service, support and experience you need to enjoy outdoor activities from single sessions to full weeks of action-packed excitement. We've got activities for all ages, from seven upwards, and things to do range from mountain walks to indoor or outdoor rock climbing. You can try your hand at Ghyll scrambling, enjoy the thrill of white-water tubing or face your fears at Via Ferrata, including sheer cliff-climbing and crossing Burma bridges. Our other activities include our zip wire, abseiling, canoeing, rafting, WaterRollerz and mountain biking.
Aerial assault adventure course near Keswick in the northern Lake District. Car parks, visitors centre, shop & play area. Pet friendly, cafe and bike hire. Children over 10 welcome
Go Ape! Whinlatter in the Lake District National Park guarantees a thrilling and challenging experience and is situated in the North Lakes within one of England's favourite natural mountain forests. Our Lakeland outdoor adventure course includes zip wires up to 89 metres and is perfect for fun family days out, groups and team building events. We're located just north west of bustling market town Keswick and close to Bassenthwaite Lake, home to the famous Ospreys.
Homely restaurant in Keswick offering the best of English cooking. Where possible we use local ingredients to create sumptuous dishes.
When you're looking for restaurants in Bassenthwaite, make Ravenstone Lodge your first choice for a truly memorable dining experience. We are a small privately owned hotel surrounding by breathtaking views of Bassenthwaite Lake and the surrounding fells. Whether you're joining us for a hearty and delicious breakfast, or you're looking to choose from our comprehensive dinner menu, you will find something to appeal to all tastes and appetites. To find out more about our menus, please visit our main website via the link provided below.
Bistro serving delicious locally sourced Cumbrian produce in Grasmere, Lake District. Cafe during the day. Friendly & relaxed atmosphere. Daily specials.
If you're looking for excellent home cooked food in a friendly atmosphere in Grasmere, then look no further than Sara's Bistro. This relaxed restaurant serves an excellent range of cuisine from across the world, with a fantastic range of great quality local food offered at value for money prices. A must for anyone visiting the Lake District!
Small, colourful Grasmere Restaurant in the Lake District serving high quality, locally sourced & organic produce in a quirky, relaxed atmosphere. Good range of beers & drinks.
The Jumble Room at Grasmere in the beautiful Lake District makes a great choice when it comes to enjoying fine, locally sourced, organic food. Established over 14 years, this small, colourful restaurant prides itself on sourcing the best local ingredients and cooking them with the care and attention they deserve. The Jumble Room is a great place to relax and forget about mad and hectic lifestyles, simply escape, switch off and enjoy.
Find the missing manuscript by Lakes poet Millard Worth Wows via a circular treasure trail around pretty Grasmere village. Walk in the footsteps of the Lakeland poets!
Our trail hunt for a mysterious long-lost manuscript takes place in beautiful Grasmere in the heart of William Wordsworth Country, home to a wonderful selection of pretty tea rooms, inns and quirky shops including the famous Grasmere Gingerbread shop. Look out for William Wordsworth's former home Dove Cottage! Our accessible and family friendly circular trail around this favourite Lakeland village is suitable for wheelchairs and pushchairs and follows in the footsteps of the Romantic poets and painters.
Family friendly museum in Grasmere village, the former home of poet William Wordsworth. Full disabled access, exhibitions, guided tours, gift shop & café.
Dove Cottage, situated in Grasmere, was the home of William Wordsworth from December 1799 to May 1808, the years of his supreme work as a poet. This quaint Grade 1 listed building makes an interesting visit for visitors whilst in the Lake District. Come and discover the beauty of and inspiration of Wordsworth's daffodils, pace eggs, the Lakeland landscape, exhibitions, poetry writing, painting and so much more.
Beautiful Lakeland village, home to William Wordsworth and impressive valley. Ideal for walking, boating, cycling & climbing. Superb scenery & range of paths.
Visit the beautiful Grasmere in the heart of the Lake District for a day to remember. Walking, cycling or simply exploring, this charming village was once home to William Wordsworth and is well worth a visit. Offering a wide range of walking opportunities, spring daffodils and woodland paths, see the Bluebell's at Dora's fields, visit the famous Dove Cottage or enjoy boating on picturesque lakes... Whatever your interest, there something for all tastes at Grasmere.
Rare animal park at Bassenthwaite, Cumbria with lynx, wild boar, zebra & mandrills. Ideal for all the family with animal handling, bird displays & activities. Play areas & picnics.
Take a fresh look at the world of animals at Trotters World at Bassenthwaite, Cumbria. Situated at Coalbeck Farm in the beautiful Lake District, children and adults alike will be delighted with a visit to this family attraction. A great place for children of all ages to come and learn about the animals with which we share our world. Meet and handle the animals, enjoy the play and picnic areas and see amazing displays from vultures and falcons. It's all here for a fun and educational day out at Trotters World of Animals.
Lake District Museum in Ambleside, the former home and gardens of William Wordsworth. Superb Lake Windermere & Rydal views. Guided tours available. Tea rooms. Ideal wedding venue.
Enjoy the historic home and gardens of William Wordsworth at Rydal Mount & Gardens in the Lake District. Situated between Ambleside and Grasmere the house commands glorious views of Lake Windermere, Rydal Water and the surrounding fells. This was Wordsworth's best loved family home for the greater part of his life from 1813 to his death in 1850 at the age of 80. It was here that he wrote many of his poems and published the final version of his most famous poem 'Daffodils'. Located in what was originally the saddlery with the coach house below, The Tea room serves a selection of homemade cakes and fair trade drinks.
Welcoming bar restaurant at Rydal Water serving locally sourced cuisine & an excellent choice of real ales. Overnight guest rooms available. Close to Windermere with walks nearby.
Situated opposite Rydal Water and close to Ambleside, the Badger Bar is the ideal place for a relaxing drink or delicious meal during one of your walks. Parts of our characterful hotel date back to the 17th Century and this is reflected in our cosy bar with exposed beams and other original features remaining. Enjoy an ever-changing choice of local real ale and mouth-watering cuisine made from locally sourced produce. An excellent choice of lunch & dinner meals are served plus a bar menu and range of desserts.
Famous museum, gallery and library in Ambleside displaying a range of art, archaeology, archives and geology from Lakeland & its people. Onsite gift shop. Free Admission.
The Armitt Library and Museum Centre makes a unique place to visit combining fun, art and entertainment. Situated in Ambleside in the very heart of the magnificent English Lake District, this excellent centre offers a gallery, museum and library all under one roof. Showcasing all that is best about Lakeland and its people and preserving that essence for future generations to enjoy.
Help solve the murder of Himalayan explorer Hugh Laith on this exciting murder mystery trail in Ambleside. Find the clues, take in the local sights and help solve the case.
Enjoy spotting a host of famous Ambleside landmarks on this exciting murder mystery trail. Marvel at the curious Bridge House, admire the beautiful architecture of St Mary's Church and relax in the peaceful surrounding of Rothay Park while looking for clues to help you solve a local murder. There are also plenty of welcoming cafes to stop off at during your travels or pop into one of the specialist outdoor shops which Ambleside is famous for.
Vegetarian pizzeria in Ambleside serving authentic Italian cuisine. Vegan & gluten free options, family friendly, on site cinema & jazz bar. Friendly atmosphere
No visit to Ambleside would be complete without visiting the award winning Zeffirellis vegetarian pizzeria. Our philosophy when it comes to the menu is simple - Mediterranean influences using the best ingredients, cooked with passion. We make no pretensions with our food and just let the flavours do the talking. Special diets are catered for, with vegan and gluten free options available. Gluten free pasta and rice are also available, please ask when ordering.