Buttermere and Crummock
Cockermouth is just three miles from Crummock Water and the dramatic Lakeland mountains. Cockermouth is a thriving market town with medieval and Georgian streets beneath the castle walls.
Cockermouth daffodils
Cockermouth was William Wordsworth's home and Wordsworth House is a fascinating National Trust property on Cockermouth Main Street, open to the Public in the summer. Daffodils feature in the riverside Memorial Gardens.
Cockermouth Brewery and castle
Cockermouth is well known for its speciality shops and many art galleries. Pictured is the Jennings Brewery nestling beneath the Castle walls.

Events in Cockermouth included the agricultural show. For other events throughout the year check out the What's On area.
Cockermouth Georgian fair
Events in Cockermouth include the Georgian Re-enactments, Malcolm Wilson moto Rally, Woolfest 27-28 June-2014, Taste Cumbria, Agricultural Show and much more.
Tourist Information Centre
The Tourist Information Centre has moved from the Town Hall to Old Kings Arms Lane, just off the Main Street (next to Boots) and alongside the Cockermouth History Wall. Telephone : 01900 822634
New town centre map

Introduction to Cockermouth Tourist Attractions Churches Arts and Crafts Lakes and Villages Places to Shop Fairtrade Directory Real Ale in Cockermouth Musical Entertainment in Cockermouth A Video Introduction to Cockermouth
Speciality Shopping in Cockermouth