Lakeland Arts is one of the leading independent museum and gallery trusts in the UK, a dynamic organisation creating opportunities for understanding and...

We’re delighted that you’re interested in working with us here at Lakeland Arts. The trust is proud of its remarkable achievements, due in part to the...

Lakeland Arts welcomes groups all year round to Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House,...

Since 1957 the Lakeland Arts Trust has been creating opportunities for inspiration, understanding and enjoyment through the work of artists and the Trust’s...

  • Abbot Hall Art Gallery
    If the objects came to life, what would the gallery look like…? Every day in the gallery...
    14 - 18 AprilMore.....
  • Abbot Hall Art Gallery
    The current exhibitions at both Abbot Hall Art Gallery and Blackwell, The Arts &...
    Wednesday 16 AprilMore.....
  • Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House
    Following the success of our Halloween sleepover, join us in a celebration of spring as...
    Thursday 17 AprilMore.....
  • Abbot Hall Art Gallery
    Welcome to the fantastic and strange world of the Surrealists! Following a visit to the...
    Tuesday 22 AprilMore.....
  • Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry
    Have a look at some of the fantastic photographs that have been digitized from the...
    Wednesday 23 AprilMore.....
  • Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House
    The current exhibitions at both Abbot Hall Art Gallery and Blackwell, The Arts &...
    Wednesday 23 AprilMore.....
  • Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House
    Blackwell was built as a holiday home for Sir Edward Holt, Lady Elizabeth Holt and their...
    Friday 25 AprilMore.....
  • Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House
    Join artist Penny Hamspon to create your own tube line designed tile, inspired by the...
    Saturday 26 AprilMore.....
  • Abbot Hall Art Gallery
    Inspired by the collection and exhibitions on the wall we are hosting a pop up drawing...
    Wednesday 30 AprilMore.....
  • Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House
    Join Curator, Beth Hughes, to find out more about the House, its history and collection.
    Friday 2 MayMore.....
  • Abbot Hall Art Gallery
    Crawl at the Hall is our weekly event for the under fives. Inspired by the exhibitions,...
    Friday 2 MayMore.....
  • Abbot Hall Art Gallery
    Crawl at the Hall is our weekly event for the under fives. Inspired by the exhibitions,...
    Friday 9 MayMore.....
  • Abbot Hall Art Gallery
    Stepping into Surrealism: this first session after the Easter holiday will begin with an...
    10 MayMore.....
  • Abbot Hall Art Gallery
    Join our curator as they talk about our special exhibition, Robin Ironside: Inner Eye.
    Monday 12 MayMore.....
  • Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry
    Join James Arnold, Assistant Curator of Social History, to find out more about Kendal...
    Wednesday 14 MayMore.....
  • Abbot Hall Art Gallery
    Join us for a Museums at Night late event to hear British Surrealism expert, and...
    Thursday 15 MayMore.....