Kirkby Lonsdale UK

Kirkby Lonsdale is located in the valley of the River Lune, just on the edge of the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales National Park. This delightful town has retained its charm for visitors throughout the centuries, Attractive seventeenth and eighteenth century inns adorn the centre of town as well as a number of specialty shops.

The famed English painters John Constable and William Turner both painted many landscapes in Kirkby Lonsdale and the surrounding area depicting this delightfully picturesque English countryside. Tourists can enjoy a number of country and riverside walks through the town and surroundings. There are also a number of historic buildings in the area, such as St. Mary’s Church whose original structure dates back to the eleventh century. The church hosts regular services and also performances and recitals.
Kirkby Lonsdale also offers great family activities. The Enchanted Chocolate Mine provides a whimsical candy tour and is open year round. The Docker Park Farm has animals to feed and play with as well as competitions and activities for children, a great day out for the whole family.