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Cumbria's Living Heritage

Cumbria’s Living Heritage brings you an exclusive collection of great houses, gardens, museums and cultural attractions in and around the Lake District.

With 33 unique properties on offer for you to explore, from castles to much loved family homes and glorious gardens to cathedrals, museums and ruins, the only problem you’ll have is deciding where to visit first.

If you are in need of some inspiration for days out in Cumbria, take a look at our suggestions for dog friendly attractions, or days out with the kids, as well as literary heroes from the Lake District, and a list of the attractions that also have the benefit of a restaurant or café, enabling you to enjoy some local food and drink on your visit.

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Top 20 things to do at gardens in Cumbria and the Lake District
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Many of our 33 members have exquisite gardens in general, but also contain quirky features and a host of interesting things to see and do. 2016 is the Year of the English Garden and we have plenty of different types of gardens you can visit from cottage style and informal gardens to sweeping estates with […]

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10 great days out in the Lake District and Cumbria this May Bank Holiday week
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As the May bank holiday approaches, Cumbria’s Living Heritage have a huge variety of exciting, quirky and outstanding things to do right across the Lake District and Cumbria. Here is our top 10 pick of great days out this weekend and beyond. 1. Become a Bughunter at National Trust Wordsworth House in Cockermouth, hunting bugs in the garden […]

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10% discount at Keswick Museum

10% discount off entry to Keswick Museum

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Free cup of tea or coffee at Muncaster Castle

FREE cup of tea or coffee

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Kids Go Free

Kids Go Free

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50p off admission to Holker Hall & Gardens

50p off admission at Holker Hall & Gardens

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50% off entry to Lakeland Motor Museum for local residents

Available to residents of CA and LA postcodes

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‘10% off season ticket’ for Kirklinton Hall and Gardens

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‘Free tea and cake’ at Kirklinton Hall & Gardens

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‘2-4-1 Garden Entry’ at Askham Hall

'2-4-1 Garden Entry' at Askham Hall

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