Entertainment & Activities around Cockermouth

Leisure time can be filled day after day with Cockermouth has to offer. Films, music and classes at the Kirkgate Centre, Bingo at the Majic Bingo centre, culture and history at Wordsworth House and a peek into the past at Banks Ironmongers- our little gem of a shop!

Museum: William Wordsworth’s childhood home

Step back in time and explore Wordsworth House and Garden in the Cumbrian town of Cockermouth. This immaculately preserved Georgian townhouse was the birthplace and childhood home of romantic poet William Wordsworth and his sister Dorothy.

Main street
Cockermouth
CA13 9RX
Tel. 01900 824805
Complete Entertainment Centre offering Bingo Sessions

We offer Bingo sessions on a weekend initially when more people come this could extend to week days as well. A small function room to hold any events through the year – such as Christenings, Birthday parties etc and a much larger function room opening in Sept.

7 Main Street
Cockermouth
CA13 9LE
Tel. 07983426173
Health & Fitness activities, racquet sports and swimming

Located in the market town of Cockermouth, the Leisure Centre boasts a state of the art gym, a superb 25m pool and offers children’s swimming lessons for all ages and abilities.

Castlegate Drive
Cockermouth
CA13 9JR
Tel. 01900 823596
Traditional ironmongers with free museum

For almost 200 years, we’ve been providing Cockermouth with a unique retail experience. We sell traditional home and hardware items and restored tools. In the back we have the original workshop that dates to the 1820s and is in situ from when it was last used in the 1950s.

13-14 Market Place
Cockermouth
CA13 9NH
Tel. 01900 822281