Places to Visit & Tourist Attractions
There is so much to do within one of the biggest County's in the Country, and arguably the most scenic and beautiful.
Whatever you're favourite past time, there will be something that takes your interest in this wonderful part of England.
No doubt about it, there is more than enough to choose from in order to fill your days to the brink!
If you offer an attraction in the area, and we have unfortunately left you out, or you would like to become one of our discount partners, please do not hesitate to get in touch.
Staying at Brockwood Hall entitles you to the following discounts...
PLEASE NOTE: The below offers are subject to availability both by season and by the supplier.
|South Lakes Wild Animal Park
'The ultimate interactive animal experience'...Be hands on with Giraffes, Kangaroos, Lemurs and more...All sorts of wild animals are on show at this top attraction!
One of the best places to visit in the Lake District. Loads to see and do throughout the year. A real must!
|Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway
'Steam To The Hills'...mini steam railway taking in amazing scenery along the longest line -7miles, twice as long as that of the nearest heritage railway. Fantastic day out.
Enjoy a memorable cruise on beautiful Coniston Water aboard one of our traditional timber launches with quiet solar-electric power
Windermere Lake Cruise
Cruises from Lakeside, Bowness or Ambleside. Enjoy BBQ Cruises, Buffet Cruises, Private Cruises. Daily sailings throughout the year.
The World Of Beatrix Potter Attraction
The only official Peter Rabbit attraction in the UK. Even more to see and do than ever, following a recent refurbishment. All 23 of Beatrix Potters Tales are brought to life. See life size sculptures of all the characters.
Blackwell Arts and Crafts
The Arts & Crafts House...Built in the 1898-1900 era, Blackwell is one of Britains finest and most important houses from the turn of the last century, situated overlooking Lake Windermere. Original furnishings and features make this a must for the historical type.
Britains unique freshwater aquarium features: Mischevious otters, Amazing diving ducks, Underwater tunnel, British sharks, Mini mammals, Menacing pike, Giant carp, Childrens quiz trail, Daily talks, Family friendly.
Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway
One of the last Furness railway branch lines. Enjoy an historic steam jouney. Fun for all who come along. Fill your appetite in The Station Restaurant.
Wordsworths Lake District
The Adventurer...The Lover...The Rebel...The Poet... Discover the history and culture of a man who was one of England's finest poets.
Grizedale Forest Park
Walking and Cycle trails for all abilities. Visitor/Information Centre and shop. The North face mountain bike trail, bike hire and shop. Go Ape high ropes adventure, Adventure Playground, Education Service, Sculptures throughout the Forest...and much more!
Cumberland Pencil Museum
The Cumberland Pencil Museum is the only attraction in the world devoted exclusively tot he rich and fascinating history of the pencil. Also includes The 'World of Colour' Shop for a wide range of pencil products
Honister Slate Mine
Fully guided tours deep underground, The last working slate mine in England, Lake District life - the past, present & future, See Buttermere & Westmorland green 'gold' crafted into Honister roofing slate. Free factory trail. Free visitor centre. Free Tea & Coffee. Free Parking.
Trotters World of Animals
Hundreds of animals in a breath taking North Lakes setting. Amazing birds of prey flying display. Indoor soft play area. Tea room picnic sites and gift shop. Daily animal encounters.
Holker Hall & Gardens
'Everything that makes Cumbria so beautiful...in one magnificaent estate' View stunning gardens and natural delights.
A jouney on an Ullswater 'Steamer' remains the perfect way to experience and enjoy England's most beautiful lake.
Beckstones Art Gallery
Est. 1970's. Beckstones has earned a reputation around the world for exhibiting high quality original paintings by a hand-picked selection of the finest contemporary artists in the United Kingdom.
Hutton In The Forest
Lord & Lady Inglewood's Historic Home & Gardens... Beautiful old family home with original gardens, Arts and fittings.
The Alpaca Centre
Unique palce to visit and view Alpacas. Also find a shop and Just Wood Gallery, along with a coffee shop.
Lakeland Motor Museum
View all sorts of historic motors, as well as a full size detailed replicas of the 1935 Bluebird car, Bluebird K4 & the famous 1967 jet hydroplane Bluebird K7.
The Puzzling Place
The Lake Districts most unbelievable visitor attraction. Fight with your senses in the anti-gravity room, Be amazed as our optical illusions and illusionary artwork baffle you, Unique collection of over 80 holograms, Explore the world of optical illusions on our interactive computer modules
Eden Ostrich World
Rare breeds including Zebroid, Pets corner and large indoor petting area, Riverside walk, Picnic areas, Adventure & pre-school play areas, Outdoor maze, Tea room & gift shop, The hayloft Gallery, Heated indoor soft play
The Lake District Coast Aquarium
At Maryport. A captivating display of native marine and freshwater species. Interactive ray pool. Small sharks. Congers. Rock pool. Rays. Seahorses. Harbourside Cafe. Radio control boats. Gift Shop. Crazy golf. Water Blasts. Adventure playpark.
Millom Folk Museum
Experience the fascinating unique history of Millom. Thousands of artefacts from Millom's bygone past.
The Dock Museum
A unique building in a stunning coastal setting built within a Victorian dry dock. The museum tells the story of Barrow and its rapid growth from a small farming village in the early nineteenth century, to a town famed throughout the world for its industrial production and innovation.
West Coast Indoor Karting
Cumbria's Premier indoor karting centre... Choice either Practice sessions, Shootout, Grand Prix, Monaco, Daytona, Le Mans, Endurance... Great day for the active!
Cumbrian Heavy Horses
Clydeside and Shire 'heavy horse' riding experience in the Lake District.
The Custom House
Includes: Lazer Zone, a multi-level darkened arena with effects, lights, heart pounding music & fog. Play Zone, a massive 3 storey structure of adventure play and softplay. Also enjoy the Cafe, Restaurant & Bar.
Esthwaite Water Trout Fishery
Year round fishing on the largest stocked lake in the North West.
Award winning farm attraction. Situated in a quiet and beautiful location, enjoy the Farmhouse Tearoom, Craft Barn, Gallery and Farm Park.
Murthwaite Green Trekking Centre
A family run riding holiday and pony trekking centre located within the Lake District National Park.
Statues, water features, ponds, pet cemetery, bunny run, art gallery...an interesting little place just up the road from the resort.
Dalemain Historic House & Gardens
A family home since 1679. Now you can enjoy the period features and 5 acre garden.
Senhouse Roman Museum
Part of the Hadrian wall world heritage site. The largest collection of Roman Altars from a single site in Britain.
All sorts of things...'creativity in action'...artists at work, delicious home prepared food, hands on activities.
Derwent Water Marina
Sailing, Windsurfing, Canoeing, Kayaking, Mountain Walking, Ghyll Scrambling, Climbing, Abseiling, Raft Building, Multi Activity Days.
See some true wildlife at this fun for all attraction.