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Places to visit in Cumbria and the Lake District

Beatrix Potter - Hill Top Farm

Hill Top FarmHill Top Farm can be found near Sawrey, just outside of Ambleside, it is best known as the home of the famous children's author Beatrix Potter.
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Dove Cottage and Wordsworth Museum

Dove CottageDove Cottage is situated on the edge of Grasmere and is best known as being the home of the great poet William Wordsworth.
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Furness Abbey

Furness AbbeyThe impressive ruins Furness Abbey are situated just outside the town of Barrow-in-Furness.
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Castlerigg Stone Circle

castleriggCastlerigg Stone Circle is situated near Keswick on a small plateau which forms a raised natural amphitheatre set against a stunning backdrop of rugged fells.
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The Lake District

DerwentwaterThe Lake District is England's biggest National Park and is situated entirely within Cumbria.
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Things To Do In Cumbria

Things to do in Cumbria

Find activities, attractions and fantastic days out in our guide to Tourist attractions in Cumbria.

For events and other activities visit our Cumbria What's On Guide