Things to do in Kendal

Cumbria’s Living Heritage have a number of attractions ideal for a day out in the Kendal area, including historic houses, a museum, gardens and an art gallery. See below for inspiration:

Levens Hall and Gardens near KendalLevens Hall and Gardens

Levens Hall is an atmospheric, welcoming and fascinating Elizabethan mansion, home to the Bagot family.

22 Apr – 4 Oct, Sun – Thur (closed Fri & Sat).House: 12 noon – 4pm. Gardens, Tea Room, Gift Shop & Plant Centre: 10am – 5pm. Situated 5 miles south of Kendal.


Sizergh Castle, CumbriaSizergh Castle

Beautiful medieval house, with rich gardens and estate. Dogs welcome on estate footpaths.

House: until late Oct Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Sun 12-4pm. Gardens, Cafe & Shop: until late Oct daily 10am – 5pm. Nov & Dec daily 10am- 4pm.

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