Lake District Tourist Information Centres

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Tourist Information Centres in the lake district national park (TICs)

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Appleby Tourist Information Centre
Moot Hall, Boroughgate, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria, CA16 6XE Tel: 017683 51177
Come and visit us in the Tourist Information Centre for postcards, Ordnance Survey Maps, walking and cycling leaflets and books, local interest books, accommodation brochures for UK destinations.
Disabled Access

Barrow Tourist Information Centre
Forum , 28 Duke Street, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA14 1HU. Tel: 01229 876505
email:  Barrow TIC Website:
Accommodation booking service, Local bus information, free information on Barrow and Cumbrian attractions and events, 24-hour information point.
Rail station: Barrow. Parking: with charge. Children welcome. Disabled access

Brampton Tourist Information Centre
Moot Hall, Market Place, Brampton, Cumbria, CA8 1RW. Tel: 016977 3433
We offer a free local accommodation booking service s & operate the nationwide book-a-bed-ahead.
Rail station: Brampton Parking: free Disabled access

Brockhole – Lake District Visitor Centre
Brockhole, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1LJ. Tel: 015394 46601
View the brockhole visitor centre website
Enjoy a day out at the National Park Visitor Centre. Our indoor exhibitions, the famous Thomas Mawson gardens and an exciting adventure playground ensure something for all the family.
Rail station: Windermere (2 miles) Parking: With charge. Children welcome. Free entry. Disabled access

Broughton Tourist Information Centre
Old Town Hall, The Square, Broughton-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA20 6JF. Tel: 01229 716115
e-mail: Website:
To help find and give out information on various aspects to visitors as well as locals. Booking accommodation locally and other areas. Selling maps and books on the Lake District.
Rail station: Foxfield (2 miles) Parking: free Disabled access

Carlisle Tourist Information Centre
Old Town Hall, Green Market, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 8JE. Tel: 01228 625600
email:  Carlisle Website
The Old Town Hall, where you will find the Visitor Centre, replaces the medieval Moot Hall. The central part dates from 1669 and the clock tower surmounts the 1717 extension. This was the meeting place for the city council until the opening of the Civic Centre in 1964 and also served as the courts.
Rail station: Carlisle

Visitor Centre at RSPB Leighton Moss Nature Reserve
Myers Farm, Silverdale, Carnforth, Lancashire, LA5 0SW. Tel:01524 701601
email: Their website is here
In our visitor centre our staff are happy to help you find out about nature. We have an information area with news of ‘what’s about’ and are pleased to give you advice on how to encourage wildlife to your garden.
Rail station: Silverdale. Parking: Free. Children welcome. Free entry. Disabled access

Cockermouth Tourist Information Centre
Town Hall, Market Street, Cockermouth, CA13 9NP. Tel: 01900 822634
email: Set within a former Wesleyan Methodist Chapel the Tourist Information Centre is situated by the river Cocker, just minutes from the town centre and provides both local and national information.
Rail station: Penrith (30 miles) Parking: with charge  Disabled access

Egremont Tourist Information Centre at Lowes Court Gallery & Egremont TIC
12 Main Street, Egremont, Cumbria, CA22 2DW. Tel: 01946 820693  TIC website is here
The ruins of the 12thC Norman castle dominate the town of Egremont. It is set in lovely public grounds with flower beds, walks and trees, used for many open-air events, concerts, plays and poetry readings.
Rail station: Whitehaven (7 miles) Parking: free. Free entry

Grange Tourist Information Centre
Victoria Hall, Main Street, Grange, LA11 6DP. Tel: 015395 34026
Disabled access

Kendal Tourist Information Centre
Made in Cumbria, 25 Stramongate, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 4BH. Tel: 01539 735891
Friendly informed help and advice for residents and visitors alike. We are here to help.
Disabled access

Keswick Tourist Information Centre
Market Square, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5JR. Tel: 017687 72645
In the centre of Keswick and with a recently refurbished community room, the Moot Hall is the perfect choice for coffee mornings, training venue, slide shows, business meetings, charity and fundraising events and exhibitions.

The Wave Centre & Maryport TIC
Irish Street, Maryport, Cumbria, CA15 8AD. Tel: 01900 811450  The wave website: Wave Centre is a revolutionary £3.3million Entertainment, Conferencing and Heritage Visitor Centre situated in the historic Georgian harbour town of Maryport, in the western lake district.
Rail station: Maryport (1 mile) Parking: free

Silloth Tourist Information Centre
Solway Discovery Centre, Liddell Street, Silloth Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 4DD. Tel: 016973 31944
A tourist information centre with plenty of space and lots of UK leaflets and brochures. Shop selling souvenirs and local interest books and maps.
Rail station: Carlisle (22 miles) Parking: free

Ullswater Tourist Information Centre
Main Car Park, Glenridding, CA11 0PA. Tel: 017684 82414
Disabled access

Ulverston Tourist Information Centre
Coronation Hall, County Square, Ulverston, LA12 7LZ. Tel: 01229 587120
Located just a few steps away from the Laurel & Hardy statue, in the entrance of The Coronation Hall, jointly operates the Coronation Hall box office.
Rail station: Ulverston (1 mile) Free entry Disabled access

Windermere Tourist Information Centre
Victoria Street, Windermere, LA23 1AD. Tel: 015394 46499
A wide range of maps and guide books, local and national accommodation bookings. Gift shop, postcards and stamps, public internet access. French, Spanish, Polish, Italian spoken.
Rail station: Windermere Parking: free Disabled access


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