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.

Stagecoach bus front

By Bus

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

Walking instructions from bus stop.

Windemere Lake Cruses - Red Cruise

By boat & bus

Combined tickets with Windermere Lake Cruises are available with a seasonal shuttle bus from Lakeside Pier. 

View timetable (29 October 2018 - 5 April 2019)