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#121 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: Mountains
Owner description: This massive mountain, whose summit rises more than 3,000 feet, stands tall in the north Lakes overlooking the town of... more » Owner description: This massive mountain, whose summit rises more than 3,000 feet, stands tall in the north Lakes overlooking the town of Keswick and Derwent Water. « less
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Skelwith Force (Ambleside)
#122 of 202 attractions in Lake District
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Keswick Museum (Keswick)
#123 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: History Museums
A history of the town, from its industrial start to its present status as the Lake District's main tourist town.
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Penrith Museum (Penrith)
#124 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: History Museums
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#125 of 202 attractions in Lake District
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#126 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: History Museums; Historic Sites
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#127 of 202 attractions in Lake District
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Bampton Library (Bampton)
#128 of 202 attractions in Lake District
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Kendal Museum (Kendal)
#129 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Museums
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Armitt Museum (Ambleside)
#130 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Owner description: The Armitt is Ambleside's Museum featuring a permanent exhibition 'Beatrix Potter -Image and Reality', together with the Kurt... more » Owner description: The Armitt is Ambleside's Museum featuring a permanent exhibition 'Beatrix Potter -Image and Reality', together with the Kurt Schwitter's gallery and much more. Described by 'The Times' as 'a gem' this is a must for all Beatrix Potter fans. « less
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Brantwood (Hawkshead)
#131 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: Historic Sites
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#132 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: Historic Sites; Gardens
Owner description: Dalemain has been the home of the Hasell-McCosh Family for eleven generations. Here, visitors can discover and enjoy a fine... more » Owner description: Dalemain has been the home of the Hasell-McCosh Family for eleven generations. Here, visitors can discover and enjoy a fine mixture of Mediaeval, Tudor & early Georgian architecture and Award Winning Gardens, richly planted with unusual combinations of flowers and shrubs. Highlights include the Rose Walk, Ancient Apple Trees, Tudor Knot Garden, Blue Himalayan Poppies, Earth Sculpture and Stumpery. Home to the International Marmalade Festival. Homemade food served in the Mediaeval Hall Tearoom, Historic Parkland with the Dacre Walk, Gift Shop with Antiques,Plant Sales, Special Events throughout the year & Group Bookings. Free parking. HHA/Christie's Garden of the Year Award 2013. « less
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#133 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: Specialty Museums; Mines
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Bridge House (Ambleside)
#134 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites

Bridge House Ambleside This much photographed tiny house on a bridge over Stock Beck was built as an apple store by the Braithwaites of Ambleside Hall in 1723.  The Hall (now... more »

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Isel Hall (Cockermouth)
#135 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: Historic Sites
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The Kirkgate Centre (Cockermouth)
#136 of 202 attractions in Lake District
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#137 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: Tours; Tourist/ Visitor Centers
Find out what to see and where to stay when visiting Grasmere, home of Wordsworth and his sister from 1799-1808.
Country Experiences (Bassenthwaite)
#138 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks
Owner description: We can offer you a wide range of activities in the Lake District including Canoeing, Kayaking, Rock Climbing, Ghyll... more » Owner description: We can offer you a wide range of activities in the Lake District including Canoeing, Kayaking, Rock Climbing, Ghyll scrambling and other exciting outdoor activities. We are a small independent outdoor activity provider, based in the picturesque Lake District National Park. Providing a safe, informal, customer led approach to outdoor activities. We cater for Individuals, Families, Schools and Youth Groups, stag and hen parties and outdoor Adventure seekers. « less
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Barrow-in-Furness Library (Barrow-in-Furness)
#139 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: Libraries
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Rufty Tuftys (Ambleside)
#140 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers
Owner description: Rufty Tuftys a large, indoor play centre, offering adventure, exercise, exploration and excitement for children in a clean,... more » Owner description: Rufty Tuftys a large, indoor play centre, offering adventure, exercise, exploration and excitement for children in a clean, safe, stimulating environment right in the heart of the Lake District.We have free parking on our front and also we have an overflow carpark, again free just to the left of our building. « less
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#141 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: Other; Zoos
Owner description: Wetheriggs Zoo & Animal Sanctuary is a small family run animal rescue centre and zoo on the edge of the Lake District.... more » Owner description: Wetheriggs Zoo & Animal Sanctuary is a small family run animal rescue centre and zoo on the edge of the Lake District. Situated on the old Wetheriggs Pottery site, the centre is currently home to over 1200 animals, many of which have been pets in the past and are now looking for new homes. Some of the animals are brought in from the RSPCA and other animal rescue organisations and centres.There is lots to see, and visitors have the chance to get close to many of the animals and even feed some of them.We offer talks and animal handling sessions during weekends and local school holidays, and we are always happy to go the extra mile for our visitors, so if there is any animal you'd like to hold or learn more about please just ask. « less
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#142 of 202 attractions in Lake District
#143 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Owner description: Esthwaite water trout fishery is the largest stocked lake in the north west providing excellent brown trout and probably some... more » Owner description: Esthwaite water trout fishery is the largest stocked lake in the north west providing excellent brown trout and probably some of the best pike fishing in the country with the fishery record standing at 46lb, the lake also holds huge numbers of course fish with perch and roach over 3lb. you can fish from the bank or boat on a day ticket basis. « less
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#144 of 202 attractions in Lake District
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#145 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: Aquariums
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#146 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: Forests
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Earnse Bay (Barrow-in-Furness)
#147 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: Beaches
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Mayburgh Henge (Penrith)
#148 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: Historic Sites
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#149 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums; Tours
A unique and historic collection of steam and motor boats.
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#150 of 202 attractions in Lake District
Category: Sports Complexes
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