Directions

By Car

The museum is conveniently located adjacent to the Lake District's arterial A590, between Newby Bridge and Haverthwaite, only 20 minutes drive from J36, M6 and Central Lakes (Bowness), via the A592. Sat Nav, LA12 8TA. Please follow white on brown tourism signs. FREE PARKING.


By Bus

By Bus

Stagecoach operate the 6 / X6 Service that links Barrow, Ulverston, Windermere, Grange and Kendal.

Walking instructions from bus stop.
By boat & bus

By boat & bus

Combined tickets with Windermere Lake Cruises are available. A shuttle bus operates from Lakeside Pier on Windermere to the museum during our peak season (April to the end of October)

View boat timetable (4 April 2020 - 1 November 2020)