Attractions in Cumbria

Cumbria Travel Guide

Cumbria Attractions Map

Here is listing of ALL attractions in the Cumbria region. You can sort the results by a number of posible options or search within the results to quickly find what you want. Click on an attraction name for more information, including photos, maps and other nearby attractions

Name Town Organisation Attraction Type Heritage Rating
Abbot Hall Kendal Historic Houses Association Museum 3 Heritage Rating
Acorn Bank Temple Sowerby National Trust Garden 3 Heritage Rating
Aira Force Glenridding Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
Ambleside Ambleside Town 3 Heritage Rating
Ambleside Roman Fort Ambleside English Heritage Roman Site 2 Heritage Rating
Appleby Appleby Town 4 Heritage Rating
Appleby Castle Appleby-in-Westmorland Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Appleby, St Lawrence Church Appleby-in-Westmorland Historic Church 4 Heritage Rating
Aspatria, St Kentigern's Church Aspatria Historic Church 4 Heritage Rating
Bank's East Turret (Hadrian's Wall) Banks English Heritage Roman Site 3 Heritage Rating
Bassenthwaite Lake Bassenthwaite Countryside 2 Heritage Rating
Beatrix Potter Gallery Hawkshead National Trust Museum 3 Heritage Rating
Bewcastle Bewcastle Village 4 Heritage Rating
Bewcastle Cross Bewcastle Historic Building 4 Heritage Rating
Birdoswald Fort and Hadrian's Wall Birdoswald English Heritage Roman Site 3 Heritage Rating
Blackwell, the Arts and Crafts House Bowness-on-Windermere Lakeland Arts Trust Historic Building 2 Heritage Rating
Blakely Rise stone circle Ennerdale Bridge Prehistoric Site 3 Heritage Rating
Blawith, St John's Church Blawith Churches Conservation Trust Historic Church 4 Heritage Rating
Bolton, All Saints Church Bolton Historic Church 3 Heritage Rating
Borrowdale Keswick National Trust Countryside 3 Heritage Rating
Bow Bridge Broughton-in-Furness English Heritage Historic Building 2 Heritage Rating
Bowder Stone Grange Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
Bowness Bowness Town 3 Heritage Rating
Brantwood Coniston Historic Houses Association Museum 3 Heritage Rating
Bridekirk, St Bridget's Church Bridekirk Historic Church 5 Heritage Rating
Brockhole Gardens Windermere Garden 2 Heritage Rating
Brothers Water Hartsop Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
Brough Castle Church Brough English Heritage Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Brougham Castle Penrith English Heritage Castle 4 Heritage Rating
Brougham, St Ninian Ninekirks Brougham Churches Conservation Trust Historic Church 4 Heritage Rating
Burgh-by-Sands Burgh-by-Sands Town 4 Heritage Rating
Buttermere Lake Buttermere National Trust Countryside 2 Heritage Rating
Caldbeck Caldbeck Town 3 Heritage Rating
Carlisle Carlisle Town 4 Heritage Rating
Carlisle Castle Carlisle English Heritage Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Carlisle Cathedral Carlisle Cathedral 3 Heritage Rating
Carlisle Guildhall Museum Carlisle Museum 4 Heritage Rating
Cartmel Priory Church Cartmel Historic Church 4 Heritage Rating
Cartmel Priory Gatehouse Cartmel National Trust Abbey 2 Heritage Rating
Castle Howe Kendal Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Castlegate House Gallery Cockermouth Museum 2 Heritage Rating
Castlerigg Keswick English Heritage Prehistoric Site 4 Heritage Rating
Clifton Hall Clifton English Heritage Historic Building 3 Heritage Rating
Cockermouth Cockermouth Town 3 Heritage Rating
Coniston Coniston Village 3 Heritage Rating
Coniston Water Coniston Countryside 3 Heritage Rating
Crummock Water Buttermere Countryside 2 Heritage Rating
Dacre, St Andrews Church Dacre Historic Church 4 Heritage Rating
Dalemain Penrith Historic Houses Association Historic House 4 Heritage Rating
Dalton Castle Dalton-in-Furness Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Derwent Island House Keswick National Trust Historic Building 2 Heritage Rating
Derwentwater Keswick Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
Dodd Wood Bassenthwaite Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
Dove Cottage & Wordsworth Museum Grasmere Historic Building 4 Heritage Rating
Eden Valley Countryside 3 Heritage Rating
Edenhall Edenhall Town 3 Heritage Rating
Egremont Castle Egremont Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Ennerdale Water Ennerdale Bridge Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
Fell Foot Park Ulverston National Trust Countryside 2 Heritage Rating
Force Crag Mine Braithwaite National Trust Family Attraction 2 Heritage Rating
Furness Abbey Barrow-in-Furness English Heritage Abbey 3 Heritage Rating
Gamelands Stone Circle Orton Prehistoric Site 3 Heritage Rating
Glenridding Glenridding Village 3 Heritage Rating
Gosforth Gosforth Town 4 Heritage Rating
Gosforth Cross Gosforth Historic Building 5 Heritage Rating
Gosforth, St Mary's Church Gosforth Historic Church 5 Heritage Rating
Grange in Borrowdale Grange Village 3 Heritage Rating
Grasmere Grasmere Village 3 Heritage Rating
Graythwaite Hall Garden Newby Bridge Garden 2 Heritage Rating
Great Salkeld Great Salkeld Town 4 Heritage Rating
Grizedale Forest Park Hawkshead Forestry Commission Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
Hardknott Pass Cockley Beck Countryside 3 Heritage Rating
Hardknott Roman Fort Ravenglass English Heritage Roman Site 4 Heritage Rating
Hare Hill (Hadrians Wall) Hare Hill English Heritage Roman Site 3 Heritage Rating
Harrow's Scar Milecastle (Hadrians Wall) Birdoswald English Heritage Roman Site 3 Heritage Rating
Hawkshead Grammar School Hawkshead Historic Building 2 Heritage Rating
Hawkshead Old Courthouse Hawkshead Historic Building 2 Heritage Rating
Helvellyn Patterdale Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
High Force Waterfall Glenridding National Trust Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
High Sweden Bridge Ambleside Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
Hill Top Sawrey National Trust Historic Building 4 Heritage Rating
Hoad Monument Ulverston Historic Building 2 Heritage Rating
Holehird Gardens Windermere Garden 2 Heritage Rating
Holker Hall Cark-in-Cartmel Historic Houses Association Historic House 5 Heritage Rating
Honister Pass Seatoller Countryside 3 Heritage Rating
Hutton-in-the-Forest Penrith Historic Houses Association Historic House 4 Heritage Rating
Ireby Old Church Ireby Churches Conservation Trust Historic Church 4 Heritage Rating
Isel Hall Cockermouth Historic Houses Association Historic House 3 Heritage Rating
Jennings Brewery Tour Cockermouth Historic Building 1 Heritage Rating
Kendal Kendal Town 3 Heritage Rating
Kendal Castle Kendal Castle 4 Heritage Rating
Keswick Keswick Town 3 Heritage Rating
Keswick Museum Keswick Museum 1 Heritage Rating
King Arthur's Round Table Penrith English Heritage Prehistoric Site 2 Heritage Rating
Kirkby Lonsdale Kirkby Lonsdale Town 4 Heritage Rating
Kirkby Stephen Kirkby Stephen Town 4 Heritage Rating
Kirkby Stephen Church Kirkby Stephen Historic Church 4 Heritage Rating
Kirklinton Hall Kirklinton Historic Houses Association Historic House 3 Heritage Rating
Kirkoswald Kirkoswald Town 3 Heritage Rating
Kirkstone Pass Ambleside Countryside 3 Heritage Rating
Lakeland Motor Museum Backbarrow Museum 2 Heritage Rating
Lakeland Sheep and Wool Centre Cockermouth Museum 1 Heritage Rating
Lanercost Priory Lanercost English Heritage Abbey 3 Heritage Rating
Leahill Turret and Piper Sike Turret (Hadrian's Wall) Banks English Heritage Roman Site 2 Heritage Rating
Levens Hall Kendal Historic Houses Association Historic House 4 Heritage Rating
Little Meg Cairn Little Salkeld Prehistoric Site 3 Heritage Rating
Lodore Falls Waterfall Grange Countryside 2 Heritage Rating
Long Meg and Her Daughters Little Salkeld Prehistoric Site 3 Heritage Rating
Loughrigg Fell Grasmere Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
Mallerstang Dale Countryside 3 Heritage Rating
Mayburgh Henge Penrith English Heritage Prehistoric Site 3 Heritage Rating
Mirehouse Keswick Historic Houses Association Historic House 4 Heritage Rating
Muncaster Castle Ravenglass Historic Houses Association Castle 4 Heritage Rating
Muncaster, St Michael's Church Muncaster Historic Church 3 Heritage Rating
Naworth Brampton Historic House 4 Heritage Rating
Pendragon Castle Outhgill Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Penrith Penrith Town 4 Heritage Rating
Penrith Castle Penrith English Heritage Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Penrith, St Andrew's Church Penrith Historic Church 4 Heritage Rating
Piel Castle Barrow-in-Furness English Heritage Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Pike Hill Signal Tower (Hadrian's Wall) Banks English Heritage Roman Site 3 Heritage Rating
Poltross Burn Milecastle (Hadrian's Wall) Gilsland English Heritage Roman Site 3 Heritage Rating
Pooley Bridge Pooley Bridge Village 3 Heritage Rating
Printing House Museum Cockermouth Museum 2 Heritage Rating
Ravenglass Ravenglass Town 3 Heritage Rating
Ravenglass Roman Bath House Ravenglass English Heritage Roman Site 3 Heritage Rating
Ruskin Museum, Coniston Coniston Museum 2 Heritage Rating
Rutter Force Great Ormside Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
Rydal Rydal Village 3 Heritage Rating
Rydal Falls Rydal Countryside 2 Heritage Rating
Rydal Mount Rydal Historic Building 4 Heritage Rating
Scale Force Waterfall Buttermere National Trust Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
Sedbergh, St Gregory's Chapel Sedbergh Churches Conservation Trust Historic Church 3 Heritage Rating
Shap Abbey Shap English Heritage Abbey 3 Heritage Rating
Sizergh Castle Sizergh National Trust Historic House 4 Heritage Rating
Skelwith Force Skelwith Bridge Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
Spout Force Waterfall High Lorton Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
St Bees St Bees Village 4 Heritage Rating
St Bees Priory Church St Bees Historic Church 5 Heritage Rating
St Begas, Bassenthwaite Bassenthwaite Historic Church 3 Heritage Rating
St Kentigern, Crosthwaite Crosthwaite Historic Church 3 Heritage Rating
Stagshaw Garden Ambleside National Trust Garden 2 Heritage Rating
Stanley Ghyll Force Waterfall Eskdale Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
Steam Launch Gondola Coniston National Trust Family Attraction 2 Heritage Rating
Stock Ghyll Force Ambleside Countryside 2 Heritage Rating
Stott Park Bobbin Mill Finsthwaite English Heritage Museum 3 Heritage Rating
Swarthmoor Hall Ulverston Historic House 3 Heritage Rating
Tarn Hows Hawkshead Countryside 2 Heritage Rating
Taylor Gill Force Waterfall Seathwaite Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
The Countess Pillar Eamont Bridge Historic Building 3 Heritage Rating
The Howk Waterfall Caldbeck Countryside 2 Heritage Rating
Tom Gill Coniston Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
Townend Troutbeck National Trust Historic House 3 Heritage Rating
Trotters World of Animals Bassenthwaite Family Attraction 1 Heritage Rating
Tullie House Museum Carlisle Museum 3 Heritage Rating
Ullswater Glenridding Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
Ulverston Ulverston Town 3 Heritage Rating
Warwick on Eden, St Leonard's Church Warwick on Eden Historic Church 4 Heritage Rating
Wast Water lake Wasdale Head Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
Watendlath Watendlath Town 3 Heritage Rating
Wetheral Priory Gatehouse Wetheral English Heritage Abbey 3 Heritage Rating
Wetheral, Holy Trinity & St Constantine Church Wetheral Historic Church 4 Heritage Rating
Whinlatter Pass Braithwaite Forestry Commission Countryside 2 Heritage Rating
Willowford (Hadrian's Wall) Gilsland English Heritage Roman Site 3 Heritage Rating
Willowford Bridge Gilsland English Heritage Roman Site 3 Heritage Rating
Windermere Windermere Town 3 Heritage Rating
Wordsworth House Cockermouth National Trust Historic Building 3 Heritage Rating
Wray Castle Ambleside Historic House 3 Heritage Rating
Wreay, St Mary's Church Wreay Historic Church 4 Heritage Rating
Wrynose Pass Little Langdale Countryside 3 Heritage Rating
Name Town Organisation Attraction Type Heritage Rating

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Prince Edward escapes from Simon de Montfort's custody

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Longcliffe , Beckermet

Longcliffe

This semi-detached cottage is set on the outskirts of the village of Beckermet, close to the seaside resort of St Bees in the Lake District and sleeps nine people in …
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