Allan Bank and Grasmere

Allan Bank and Grasmere

Things to see and do 

Allan Bank and Grasmere

What's on

Upcoming events

Billie Buzzard's Wild Garden Trail

Tue 24 Apr 2018
Billie Buzzard is soaring overhead, floating on the breeze and watching all the comings and goings of the Allan Bank woodland garden.

A harp musical afternoon

Wed 25 Apr 2018
Come and listen to the relaxing sound of Harp North West playing a variety of classical and folk tunes.

Felted flower brooches

Sat 28 Apr 2018
Turn wool tops into felt, and shape a beautiful flower brooch that you can take home.

South Lakeland Lace Makers

Sat 05 May 2018
Join South Lakeland Lace Makers and have a go at the traditional craft of bobbin lace making.

Talk: An introduction to the Keswick School of Industrial Art by Dr Alwyn Turner

Fri 18 May 2018
Dr Alwyn Turner will show a large collection of Keswick School of Industrial Art artefacts to illustrate his introductory talk.

Bavarian Music

Mon 21 May 2018
Live traditional Alphorn music from the brass group of Windermere's twin town of Diessen, in Bavaria.
Allan Bank and Grasmere

Eating and shopping

Allan Bank and Grasmere

Our work

The Lake District becomes a World Heritage Site

An introduction to the Lake District World Heritage Site 

The Lake District was inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in early July 2017. It is now part of a special family of iconic places across the planet, like the Taj Mahal, Machu Picchu, Easter Island, the Barrier Reef, the Grand Canyon and many other world famous locations.

Allan Bank and Grasmere

Get involved

Staff and volunteers at Allan Bank in Grasmere

Volunteer at Allan Bank  

Working in amazing places, meeting new people and knowing that you’re helping a great cause are all good reasons to volunteer with us. We have plenty volunteering opportunities in Grasmere, whatever your interests and time availability.