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Armitt Collection, Ambleside, Cumbria

Armitt Collection
Rydal Road

LA22 9BL | View map
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2000 years of local history. The Romans at Ambleside. Original artworks by Beatrix Potter, Kurt Schwitters and William Green. Artefacts attributed to John Ruskin, Herbert Bell and Harriet Martineau. Early Lakes photography and Lake District walking guides and maps. Reference Library . Gift shop ,hands on activities and changing exhibitions.


Nearest UK Airport: Manchester
Months Open: All Year. Closed 25 & 26 Dec
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes
Discount for Groups: Yes
Car Parking: Yes - Town car park opposite
Gift Shop: Yes

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