Watch our short Lakes Culture film about Abbot Hall Art Gallery, a hidden artistic gem in the heart of Kendal.
Beatrix Potter is a world-renowned author, synonymous with the Lake District, charming children’s books and of course the iconic Peter Rabbit. There is however a great deal more to discover about this talented writer and influential thinker
From 8 – 17 September you can enjoy a showcase of internationally renowned artists and an abundance of Cumbrian talent at C-Art 2017.
The Lakes International Comic Art Festival returns for its fifth year to Kendal, Cumbria, from 13 to 15 October 2017.
Whether you’re into clawing your way up mountains, sliding down them, jumping off the top – or watching others do it – Kendal Mountain Festival, from 16 – 19 November, is a must!
Deals at galleries, museums, cinemas, theatres & historic houses in the Lake District // Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal Children – FREE Students – FREE National Art Pass – 50% discount Joint ticket available with Museum of Lakeland Life and Industry – £9 // Allan Bank (National Trust), Grasmere Family … Continued
Diaries at the ready… 2017 is another exciting year of outstanding culture in the beautiful Lake District!
Introducing 5 minutes with… Aileen McEvoy.. who worked for many years at the Arts Council and is now a Trustee / organiser of the Macclesfield Barnaby Festival, a North West Committee Member for the Heritage Lottery Fund and works with the Lakes International Comic Art Festival.
Watch our 60 second animation and discover the Lake District – a celebrated landscape that inspires outstanding art, world-class poets & writers, funky festivals, thrill seekers, family fun, great food & drink… and more!
Prepare to be inspired and discover the wonderful selection of National Trust attractions in the celebrated Lake District!