local attractions

Kirkland "Old Town"

Kirkland "Old Town"

5 minutes from K Village by Foot

The oldest part of Kendal town

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Lakes Leisure - Kendal

Lakes Leisure - Kendal

5 minutes from K Village by Foot

Lakes Leisure is one of the most diverse entertainment complexes in Cumbria; offering an extensive range of arts, sports and leisure activities, facilities and events.

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Kendal Parish Church

Kendal Parish Church

7 minutes from K Village by Foot

A 12th-century church, located in the heart of Kendal. It is Cumbria's largest parish church. For more information, visit the website.

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Abbot Hall Art Gallery

Abbot Hall Art Gallery

8 minutes from K Village by Foot

Abbot Hall is one of Kendal’s most impressive historic buildings, Grade I listed and of national significance.

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Museum of Lakeland Life

Museum of Lakeland Life

8 minutes from K Village by Foot

This award winning Museum takes you back through time to explore the story of the Lake District and its inhabitants.

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Brewery Arts Centre

Brewery Arts Centre

10 minutes from K Village by Foot

The Brewery Arts Centre in Kendal is a hub of creativity in the small South Lakes town.

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Kendal Museum

Kendal Museum

10 minutes from K Village by Car

Kendal’s first museum was formed in 1796 by William Todhunter who exhibited a collection of fossils, plants, minerals, animals and antiques.

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Levens Hall & Gardens

Levens Hall & Gardens

10 minutes from K Village by Car

Levens Hall is an Historic stately house with large topiary gardens in South Cumbria, near Kendal.

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Sizergh Castle & Garden

Sizergh Castle & Garden

10 minutes from K Village by Car

Sizergh Castle and Garden, Kendal, Cumbria, home to the Strickland family for more than 750 years, now owned by The National Trust, and open to the public.

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The 1657 Chocolate House

The 1657 Chocolate House

12 minutes from K Village by Foot

The 1657 Chocolate House is believed to have been built in the 1630’s, originally as a private home in Kendal.

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The Quaker Tapestry

The Quaker Tapestry

12 minutes from K Village by Foot

Beginning with an international tapestry project, this award winning visitor attraction has developed into an exhibition, museum, gift shop and café.

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Kendal Castle

Kendal Castle

15 minutes from K Village by Foot

Kendal Castle, probably late 12th Century, is now a ruin, but worth exploring. Castle Hill is a lovely place to walk and picnic, with views in all directions.

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Wainwright's Yard

Wainwright's Yard

15 minutes from K Village by Foot

Wainwrights Yard is a new mixed use development, started in 2004, with a mixture of new retail units, a Booths Supermarket, the offices of the Westmorland Gazette, and a new public square.

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Lakeland Climbing Centre

Lakeland Climbing Centre

15 minutes from K Village by Car

Lakeland Climbing Centre offers superb indoor and outdoor rock climbing in the Lake District, Kendal, Cumbria.

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Windermere Lake Cruises

Windermere Lake Cruises

20 minutes from K Village by Car

Cruises are available from 45 minutes to 3 hours - or you can even spend all day on and around the lake with 'Freedom of the Lake'.

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The World of Beatrix Potter

The World of Beatrix Potter

25 minutes from K Village by Car

The attraction includes all 23 Tales by Beatrix Potter, brought to life in an indoor recreation of the Lakeland countryside, complete with sights, sounds and even smells.

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Lakeland Motor Museum

Lakeland Motor Museum

30 minutes from K Village by Car

The fascinating Lakeland Motor Museum nestles in the picturesque Leven valley, at Backbarrow, close to the southern tip of Lake Windermere.

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Brockhole - The Lake District Visitor Centre

Brockhole - The Lake District Visitor Centre

20 minutes from K Village by Car

Come for a great day out overlooking Windermere, England's largest lake! Enjoy our famous adventure playground, lakeside setting, fabulous gardens, information centre, gift shop and cafe.

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Q. What's the picture? A. It's the old cutting room at the K Shoes factory that used to stand right where K Village is sited nowadays. Learn more in our Heritage Centre!