St. Bees leaflet
A leaflet with information about the popular coastal village of St. Bees famed for being the start of Wainwright's Coast to Coast walk
A leaflet about the coastal village of Seascale, an ideal location for exploring the spectacular Western Lake District coast and fells.
- What are the opening hours of the Beacon?
Enjoying the scenery
Visiting Copeland is a wonderful experience. Almost two thirds of the borough of Copeland lies within the Lake District National Park and offers spectacular scenery and visitor attractions without the traffic congestion experienced elsewhere.
The Uncelebrated Art of the Fowlers
A collection of artwork, never displayed before in its entirety, is now on show at The Beacon Museum in Whitehaven. This free exhibition of artwork from the little known but extremely talented Frank and Beryl Fowler is on display in The Harbour Gallery until 7th September.
The Beacon Museum Summer Crafts
The Beacon Museum is looking forward to a bumper summer and has some great family activities planned.
Thursday 24th July Knotty Norse
Wednesday 30th July Back to the Future
Thursday 7th August Jolly Rogers Rock!
Thursday 14th August West is Best
Thursday 21st August Potty About Puppets
Thursday 28th August Mosaic Madness
All craft sessions take place at 11am to 12noon and 2pm to 3pm. Advance booking is essential to avoid disappointment. Suitable for ages 3 to 12 years. Children must be accompanied by an adult. £3 per child (does not include admission to the museum)