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image for Cafe item typeMuseum Café at The Pencil Museum

Café, free entry

Museum Café

Museum Café

Details

It is open daily from 09.30am offering drinks, homemade cakes and snacks. Food including sandwiches, paninis, Jacket Potatoes, Soup and childrens meals are served from 11am until 4pm.

Café closes at 4.30pm.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs acceptedSmoking not allowed

Prices

Free entry

Entrance prices:

Adult £4.95
Senior/ student/ child £4.50
2 Adults 1 Child £12.50
2 Adults 2 Children £14.50
2 Adults 3 Children £16.50
5 & Under Free
Yearly membership £25.00

Address

Southey Works,
Keswick,
Cumbria,
CA12 5NG

Directions

Plan route to The Pencil Museum using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: NY 263238  Lat: 54.60398 Long: -3.14241

By car
From M6 Junction 40.
Follow signs for A66 Keswick. Ignore first sign for Keswick after approximately 16 miles. Continue on the A66 to the next roundabout ?take first exit. Continue to T junction turn left towards Keswick Town Centre. You will now see the factory on your left. Take first left and follow the signs to the museum.

By train
Our nearest train station is Penrith approximately 17 miles away. It is on the West Coast Main Line and is regularly served by trains from the north and south. A bus service taking approximately 40 minutes connects Penrith Station with Keswick Bus Station. Keswick Taxis will meet trains by prior arrangement.

By bus
The main bus station is located approximately 5 minutes walk away. There are regular bus services to and from Keswick from the surrounding area.

Parking: with charge

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed