Cumbria’s Living Heritage have a wealth of historic houses and gardens ideal for a day out in Coniston and surrounding areas. See below for more information:
Ruskin’s former home offers a fascinating insight into the world of John Ruskin, offering a wealth of things to see and do for the whole family.
Open all year. Mid Mar – mid Nov, daily 10.30am – 5pm. Mid Nov – mid Mar, Wed – Sun 10.30am – 4pm.
The Rough Guide names The Ruskin Museum “the most thought-provoking in the Lakes” for its amazing stories that touch your heart & make your imagination soar.
Open all year. Mid-Mar – mid-Nov daily 10am-5.30pm. Mid-Nov – mid-Mar, Tue – Sun 10.30am – 3.30pm (last entry 60 minutes before closing).