The Lake District Sights


Penrith Museum

Penrith Museum Review

In a 16th-century building that served as a school from 1670 to the 1970s, this museum contains neolithic axe heads, interesting fossils, and an informative film about the Cumbrian fells and fell walking. The Penrith Tourist Information Centre is here.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Middlegate, Penrith, CA11 7PT | Map It
  • Phone: 01768/865105
  • Cost: Free
  • Hours: Apr.–Oct., Mon.–Sat. 10–5, Sun. 11–4; Nov.–Mar., Mon.–Sat. 10–5
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  • Location: Penrith
Updated: 05-30-2014

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