See the stars at Allan Bank and Grasmere

Countryside around Allan Bank and Grasmere

A Dark Sky Discovery Site, Allan Bank is a place to relax in front of a warm fire with a cup of tea or enjoy the fresh air outside.

Once home to William Wordsworth and National Trust founder Canon Rawnsley, you and your family can see and touch the home’s fascinating history. And the woodland offers the chance to explore and soak up the stunning views.

More stargazing spots in the North West:

  • Low Wray, Langdale and Wasdale campsites are wild and natural, dark at night and are perfect spots for viewing meteor showers.