Kendal is great for groups. Our streets are alive with arts, events and culture packed with intriguing history and renowned for great shopping. This guide will help your plan your next group visit to Kendal.
Many of our attractions offer special rates and incentives for groups and their organisers. Ask the individual museums and galleries for more information on booking.
Kendal has excellent transport links and is easily accessible by road and rail. It’s ideal for a stand alone group visit or use Kendal as a base for visiting the nearby Lake District, Yorkshire Dales or the North West. The Lake District National Park boundary is under a mile away and it’s just a short distance to Bowness-on-Windermere (10 miles), Ambleside (13 miles), Hawkshead (17 miles) or Grasmere (19 miles).
See our Getting Around page for more useful information about travelling to Kendal.
Kendal Leisure Centre offers coach parking:
Up to 8 hours £12.50
8 + hours and overnight £25.00
Please contact them to arrange in advance on 01539 729777