Ruskin Museum

Ruskin Museum exterior

Address: Ruskin Museum
Town: Coniston
County: Cumbria
Postcode: LA21 8DU
Telephone: 015394 41164
Fax: 01539 ​441132
Open: Mar to Nov: Daily 10am - 5:30pm; Nov to Mar: Wed to Sun 10:30am - 3:30pm
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The Ruskin museum is a memorial to the Victorian art critic, watercolourist and philanthropist John Ruskin and a celebration of Coniston's heritage. Although the museum has a Ruskin collection, there are also exhibits relating to the Coniston coppermines, slate, geology, lace, Lake District farming and Donald Campbell.

Ruskin Museum sign