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A relaxed welcome, enhanced by it’s unique literary connections and beautiful collections, await visitors to Mirehouse. Visitors can enjoy the live piano music, unusual photographs and manuscripts and children’s activities as they wander through this family home.

Set in the heart of the North Lake District, three miles from Keswick, the beautiful, natural gardens at Mirehouse offer stunning views of the dramatic Lakeland landscape they are set in. Enjoy the tranquility of the walled Bee Garden, stroll in quiet contemplation along the Poetry Walk or sit by the shores of Bassenthwaite Lake.

Cumbria Tourism Awards Visitor Attraction of the Year 2017 Winner!

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English Lake District

CA12 4QE

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Mirehouse & Gardens @MirehouseLakes

@angeladjackson7 I think they must have been – they didn’t come out of one of my hives, certainly

Sat 19th May 2018

Mirehouse & Gardens @MirehouseLakes

@angeladjackson7 I’m pretty sure they are regular honey bees: albeit the queen is very unusually light coloured

Sat 19th May 2018