Details on the Arts & Crafts historic house's current and forthcoming exhibitions, displays, lectures, talks, walking tours, family activities.

The Lakeland Arts Trust's gallery, museum and historic house in Cumbria are FREE for children up to the age of 16, making them ideal for family visits. To...

Located in the Lake District, south of Bowness, Cumbria with views over Lake Windermere, Blackwell is one of Britain's finest Arts & Crafts historic...

Come along to the Main Hall and one of our volunteer guides will introduce you to the historic house, Blackwell's architect Baillie Scott and the Arts...

  • Abbot Hall Art Gallery
    If the objects came to life, what would the gallery look like…? Every day in the gallery...
    14 - 18 AprilMore.....
  • Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry
    A whistle stop highlights tour of the museum’s collection, including a pair of slippers,...
    Wednesday 16 AprilMore.....
  • Abbot Hall Art Gallery
    The current exhibitions at both Abbot Hall Art Gallery and Blackwell, The Arts &...
    Wednesday 16 AprilMore.....
  • Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House
    Following the success of our Halloween sleepover, join us in a celebration of spring as...
    Thursday 17 AprilMore.....
  • Abbot Hall Art Gallery
    Welcome to the fantastic and strange world of the Surrealists! Following a visit to the...
    Tuesday 22 AprilMore.....
  • Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry
    Have a look at some of the fantastic photographs that have been digitized from the...
    Wednesday 23 AprilMore.....
  • Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House
    The current exhibitions at both Abbot Hall Art Gallery and Blackwell, The Arts &...
    Wednesday 23 AprilMore.....
  • Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House
    Blackwell was built as a holiday home for Sir Edward Holt, Lady Elizabeth Holt and their...
    Friday 25 AprilMore.....
  • Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House
    Join artist Penny Hamspon to create your own tube line designed tile, inspired by the...
    Saturday 26 AprilMore.....
  • Abbot Hall Art Gallery
    Inspired by the collection and exhibitions on the wall we are hosting a pop up drawing...
    Wednesday 30 AprilMore.....
  • Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House
    Join Curator, Beth Hughes, to find out more about the House, its history and collection.
    Friday 2 MayMore.....
  • Abbot Hall Art Gallery
    Crawl at the Hall is our weekly event for the under fives. Inspired by the exhibitions,...
    Friday 2 MayMore.....
  • Abbot Hall Art Gallery
    Crawl at the Hall is our weekly event for the under fives. Inspired by the exhibitions,...
    Friday 9 MayMore.....
  • Abbot Hall Art Gallery
    Stepping into Surrealism: this first session after the Easter holiday will begin with an...
    10 MayMore.....
  • Abbot Hall Art Gallery
    Join our curator as they talk about our special exhibition, Robin Ironside: Inner Eye.
    Monday 12 MayMore.....
  • Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry
    Join James Arnold, Assistant Curator of Social History, to find out more about Kendal...
    Wednesday 14 MayMore.....