Brantwood: John Ruskin's Home (1872-1900)
Visitor information for the house on Coniston Water where the British writer, artist, art and social critic, amateur geologist, and philosopher lived.
Cumberland Pencil Museum
Tells the story of pencils and pencil making, with information on the history of graphite mining in the area and machinery displays.
Founded in 1796 and tells the story of Kendal and the Lake District including local archaeology, history, geology, and natural history.