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6. The Museum of Lakeland Life and Industry

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The Museum of Lakeland Life and Industry


Learn about the way Cumbrians lived and worked over the last 250 years, with a visit to the Museum of Lakeland Life at Abbot Hall in Kendal, on the edge of the English Lake District. Walk down an Edwardian street scene, and visit an eighteenth century kitchen. Permanent displays contain collections linked to the Arts and Crafts movement, Swallows and Amazons author Arthur Ransome and Victorian costume.

Museum of Lakeland Life and Industry Address:
Museum of Lakeland Life
Abbot Hall
Kendal
Cumbria
LA9 5AL
England, UK

Museum of Lakeland Life and Industry Opening Times:
6th January to 18th December, Monday to Saturday, 10.30 am to 5.00 pm
Closes 4.00 pm November to March
The Museum is closed on Sundays
 
Museum of Lakeland Life and Industry Admission:
Adult £4.75
Children / Full-time students £3.40
Family (2 adult and up to 4 children) £13.60
Excellent value rates for groups of over 10 people
 
The Coffee Shop
At the Museum of Lakeland Life site there is a licensed Coffee Shop which provides home-made soup, light lunches, sandwiches and a selection of delicious home-made cakes. Theyalso serve a large variety of drinks and a special Lunch of the Day. Seating is available outside by the croquet lawn on sunny days. The Coffee Shop is open the same hours as the Museum.

T  +44 (0) 1539 722464

F  +44 (0) 1539 722494

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