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Historical Places in Cumbria

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    Sizergh Castle , Kendal
    4.3
    Gifted to the National Trust in 1950 but still inhabited by the Strickland family, Sizergh Castle houses a 14th-century solar tower surrounde
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    Wray Castle , Ambleside
    3.0
    Visit Wray Castle, a mock-Gothic castle sitting on the shores of Lake Windermere. Join a free tour to learn about the history of the 1840s ca
    Tours from $77
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    4.6
    The megalithic site of Castlerigg Stone Circle dates back to the Neolithic Age and features large stones arranged in a circle. Estimated to b
    Tours from $33
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    Orrest Head , Windermere
    4.9
    For a family-friendly stroll with excellent views of Windermere and the southern lakes, walk to Orrest Head. This simple route requires no pr
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