Kendal Museum of Natural History and Archaeology


Founded in 1796, Kendal Museum's fascinating collections include local archaeology, history, geology and natural history from around the globe. Take a journey through the social and natural history of Kendal; discover our collection of ancient artefacts, learn about how the Lake District was formed and see displays dedicated to Lakeland author Alfred Wainwright. You can even meet our famous polar bear!


Contact Information

Station Road
  01539 815597
  Visit the Kendal Museum of Natural History and Archaeology website

Useful Information

Disabled access : Partial wheelchair access to the two ground floor galleries / WC suitable for wheelchair users.
Opening Times : Tuesday to Saturday, 10.00-4.00pm.
Last Admission : 3:30pm
Admission Prices : £2 per person (under 5's free)

Location Information