Discover a rich collection of the Lake District’s social history, brought to life through a wonderful mix of curiosities, period rooms and exhibitions.

A treasure trove of discovery, Lakeland Museum reveals how people lived in the Lake District over the past centuries and how our unique local landscape shaped their lives.

Lakeland Museum is currently closed for an ambitious redevelopment of Abbot Hall and the surrounding grounds.

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Our museums will close for the whole of November due to COVID 19 restrictions. Please keep checking this website for information about when they will re-open.

We look forward to seeing you soon!