Piel Island on the Furness Peninsula


Situated on the Furness Peninsula in the shadow of the Lake District mountains, Barrow-in-Furness is an undiscovered gem. A Victorian dockland town with its tree lined streets and a wealth of fine buildings typified by its' imposing red sandstone Town Hall.

Barrow is Cumbria's largest town where major national stores mingle with local specialist shops in a spacious pedestrianised town centre. Barrow's indoor Market has over 80 stalls and is open on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

For family entertainment there are the delights of Barrow Superbowl, Apollo Multiplex Cinema, Wacky Warehouse and Lazerzone.

There are several places of historical interest for visitors with Furness Abbey in the town and and...

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Furness Railway

Barrow-in-Furness, South Lakes

The Furness Railway offers a trip back in time for visitors, who are treated to a nostalgic ride on an historic steam train. The magnificent station has been restored and there are state of the art...

Furness Abbey

Barrow-in-Furness, South Lakes

Furness Abbey is an English Heritage visitor site which is home to the impressive sandstone ruins of the Abbey. There is an interesting museum and shop on site where visitors can find lots of...

Lakes Gliding Club

Barrow-in-Furness, South Lakes

The Lakes Gliding Club based at Walney Island is the perfect site from which to launch your craft and take in the views as you soar above the breathtaking countryside. The club is open all year round...

Barrow Market

Barrow-in-Furness, West Lakes & Coast

Barrow Indoor Market is a colourful and vibrant place, buzzing with activity and filled with all manner of stalls. This is the place to find the very best locally produced delicacies, home made...

Rampside Golf

Barrow-in-Furness, South Lakes

Rampside Golf is a well established 10 hole course, in a stunning location which commands magnificent views over Morecambe Bay. The course is excellent for beginners, professionals, family and...

The Forum

Barrow-in-Furness, South Lakes

The Forum in Barrow-in-Furness offers a warm welcome to visitors of all ages. Offering a mix of professional and amateur theatre productions, pantomimes and exhibitions throughout the year. The Forum...

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