What's on inCockermouth

Welcome to Cockermouth

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Cockermouth - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Cockermouth to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Cockermouth

Tourist Attractions

Trotters World of Animals

Trotters World of Animals ‐ home to hundreds of friendly animals including traditional favorites, endangered species, birds of prey and reptiles. A great deal is under cover so rain need not spoil your visit. . . The exciting and educational day out for all…


Mirehouse has strong links with poets Tennyson, Wordsworth and Southey; it is a living family home, which has been sold only once, in 1688. It has the largest woodland adventure playgrounds in the area and in 1999 it won the award as 'Best Heritage Property for Families…

Ellenside Pool

Swimming pool at Ellenside Pool in Maryport, Cumbria. Contact venue on 01900 812161 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Miami Superbowl

Bowling at Miami Superbowl in Workington, Cumbria. Contact venue on 01900 872207 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Opera Bingo Club

Play Bingo at Opera Bingo Club in Workington, Cumbria. Contact venue on telephone number 01900 602026 for opening times, entrance costs, Bingo membership information and prize money.…

Wordsworth House

Wordsworth House provides an opportunity to experience something of the Wordsworths' life in 1770s Cockermouth. Following painstaking research the house has recently been transformed using historic and reproduction items to give a picture of the home in which young William and his sister Dorothy grew up. …

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Cockermouth? See our list of attractions in Cockermouth, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.