The Lake District

We’ve compiled the best of the best in The Lake District - browse our top choices for the top things to see or do during your stay.

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  • 1. Allan Bank

    Historic Home

    Rope swings on the grounds, picnics in atmospheric old rooms, free tea and coffee, and huge blackboards you can write on: Allan Bank is unlike...Read More

  • 2. Beatrix Potter Gallery

    Museum/Gallery

    In the 17th-century solicitor's offices formerly used by Potter's husband, the Beatrix Potter Gallery displays a selection of the artist-writer...Read More

  • 3. Lakes Aquarium

    Zoo/Aquarium

    On the quayside at the southern end of Windermere, this excellent aquarium has wildlife and waterside exhibits. One highlight is an underwater...Read More

  • 4. Brockhole

    Garden

    A lakeside 19th-century mansion with 30 acres of terraced gardens sloping down to the water, Brockhole serves as the park's official visitor...Read More

  • 5. Derwent Pencil Museum

    Museum/Gallery

    Legend has it that shepherds found graphite on Seathwaite Fell after a storm uprooted trees in the 16th century. The Derwent company still makes...Read More

  • 6. Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway Company

    Transportation Site (Airport, Bus, Ferry, Train)

    Vintage steam trains chug along on the 18-minute, 4-mile branch line between Lakeside and Haverthwaite, giving you a great view of the lake...Read More

  • 7. Levens Hall

    Garden

    An Elizabethan house and the home of the Bagot family since 1590, Levens Hall is famous for its topiary garden, probably the most distinctive...Read More

  • 8. Lowther Castle

    Castle/Palace

    On 130 acres of parkland and gardens, the 1806 Lowther Castle fell into disrepair during the second half of the 20th century. Once used as a...Read More

  • 9. Rheged

    Visitor Center

    Named for the Celtic kingdom of Cumbria, Rheged is a modern, grass-covered visitor center with activities for kids and some interesting free...Read More

  • 10. World of Beatrix Potter

    Museum/Gallery

    A touristy attraction aimed at kids interprets the author's 23 tales with three-dimensional scenes of Peter Rabbit and more. Skip it if you...Read More

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