- All Ages
- Stately Homes and Gardens, Parks and Playgrounds
Mirehouse is a family run estate with house, formal gardens, woodlands, meadows and shoreline to explore. A lovely day out for outdoorsy types but with
For the kids, the highlight will probably be the4 adventure playgrounds! The Forest Castle is nestled in the trees, The Steeplechase is a natural course set among the trees and beck to race round. Squirrel Island is for under 11s with a play house and tyre and toddler swings and The Forest Hazard Course gives 12 to 16 year olds more of a challenge!
You can also explore the Heather path maze in the Bee Garden or complete the Poetry Walk, passing through a rhododendron tunnel or the Family Nature trail which is free with admission. The house is worth a peek, particularly if the rain sets in in your day out.
The Family Nature trail is free with admission . This trail is a walk of about half a mile and goes through the woods and gardens at Mirehouse helping children to keep a look out for red squirrels, rabbits and a variety of trees and plants.
1st April - 31st October
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday to Thursday 13:30 - 16:30
Sunday 13:30 - 16:30
Adults from £4.00
Kids from £2.00
Under 4's from Free
Allerdale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4QE, England
WebsiteClick here to visit Mirehouse's website.
Mirehouse has not told us about their parking.
Yes, there are toilets and accessible toilets.
No, there are no baby changing facilities.
Mirehouse has not told us if you can bring a picnic.
Yes, snacks are available.
Yes, Mirehouse is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.
No, Mirehouse have stated they are not pushchair friendly.
Mirehouse has not told us if they are dog friendly.
Gardens 3 out of 5 stars
Nice gardens. Kids 6-8 were not too interested although they liked the assault like course labelled for 12-16 and it was good of them to have walk around alternatives to help us keep up with the kids.Anonymous