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Keswick has activities to please all visitors. The town also has a huge range of child-friendly activities, both indoors and out, which will keep the kids entertained whatever the weather! Please click on any of the links below to visit the websites:

Keswick Activities
Keswick Launch Company – Boat trips on Derwentwater. Also rowing boat hire
Theatre by the Lake – Famous lakeside theatre
Lake District Wildlife park – World of Animals near Bassenthwaite – great for young children! (Keswick 8 miles)
Pencil Museum – The home of the modern pencil (Includes the World’s largest pencil!)
Keswick Museum – Amazing collection of historical Keswick artifacts
Honister Slate Mine – Fascinating mine tours and slate splitting (Keswick 8 miles)
Mirehouse – Historic House & Gardens (Keswick 3 miles)

Sporting Activities
Keswick Golf Club – Stunning mountain golf course in Threlkeld (Keswick 4 miles)
Watendlath Trout Fishery – Well stocked fishing tarn near Keswick (Keswick 3 miles)
Platty Plus – Sailing lessons on Derwentwater (Keswick 4 miles)
Keswick Mountain Bikes – Bikes for Hire
Keswick Climbing Wall – Excellent indoor Climbing facilities
Appleby Golf Club – Testing parkland course . Playable all year round (Keswick 25 miles)
Nichol End Marine – A family run business right on the edge of Derwentwater

Food in Keswick
Casa Bella Restaurant – Popular Italian Restaurant in Keswick
The Dog & Gun – A local modern pub, serving fantastic beers and food
The Packhorse – One of the towns oldest pubs, possibly from the 17th century
The George Hotel – The perfect place for a quiet drink of the local Jennings cask ales along with good food
The Bank Tavern – An unpretentious menu offers a wide range of traditional pub food.

Keswick Information & Misc
Keswick Rambles – A programme of walks in Northern Lakeland escorted by experienced leaders

The Theatre


Derwent Launch