Fodor's Expert Review Penrith Museum

Penrith Museum/Gallery
Free

In a 16th-century building that served as a school from 1670 to the 1970s, this museum contains Stone Age axe heads, interesting fossils and minerals, and an informative film about Cumbria's Neolithic history. The Penrith Tourist Information Centre is here, too.

Museum/Gallery Free

Quick Facts

Middlegate
Penrith, Cumbria  CA11 7PT, England

01768-865105

www.eden.gov.uk/museum

Sight Details:
Rate Includes: Free, Closed Sun.

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