Things To Do in Furness

There are many activities and things to do in Furness in Cumbria including visiting the Laurel & Hardy Museum in Ulverston and the Dock Museum in Barrow-in-Furness. There are also a number of superb golf clubs including Ulverston, Barrow and Furness Golf Clubs.

Ulverston is often dubbed the 'Festival Town' being renowned for its manyfestivals. These include the Lantern Procession, Print Fest, Dickensian Festival, Furness Tradition, Flag Festival, Charter Festival and the International Music Festival.

Our guide includes
things to do in Ulverston, Barrow-in-Furness, Dalton-in-Furness, Broughton-in-Furness and Askam as well as the general Furness district. Also see our Furness events and what's on guide.
 

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Swarthmoor Hall

Swarthmoor Hall

An historic 16th century Grade II listed hall situated on the edge of Ulverston.
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Barrow Golf Club

Barrow golf course in Furness in Cumbria is a meadowland course which overlooks the Duddon Estuary towards Black Coombe.
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Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway

Runs steam trains along the scenic Leven valley, from Haverthwaite Station to Lakeside Pier at the southern end of Windermere in the Lake District.
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Golf Club

Furness Golf Club

A classical links golf course situated on Walney Island off Barrow-in-Furness, the sixth oldest golf course in England.
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Laurel and Hardy museum

Laurel & Hardy Museum

The world-famous museum allows you to view a huge range of Laurel and Hardy memorabilia and watch Stan and Ollie's classic films.
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The Dock Museum Barrow-in-Furness

The Dock Museum, Barrow-in-Furness

Situated in a unique building within a dry dock in Barrow-in-Furness with exhibits based around the history of the town.
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Lakeland Motor Museum

The fascinating Lakeland Motor Museum in the picturesque Leven Valley at Backbarrow hosts a unique road transport collection of some 30,000 exhibits and also features many non-motoring additions.
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Golf Club

Ulverston Golf Club

The golf course covers 190 acres of mature part-wooded parkland and includes a huge practice ground.
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