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Swarthmoor Hall

Formal gardens and wild flower meadow. Wild purple crocus meadow in early spring: late February or early March depending on weather, earlier if mild winter later if cold and frosty. Also, good displays of snowdrops, daffodils and tulips in spring.

Barn Cafe serves wonderful local food and recaptures the Hall’s reputation for hospitality: delicious cakes and light lunches. Open 10.30-4.30 daily.

Opening for NGS:
Daily Monday 19 February to Sunday 11 March (10.30am - 4.30pm).
Admission by donation. Light refreshments.

Jane Pearson, Manager

For other opening times and information, please phone 01229 583204, email or visit

How to find us

Swarthmoor Hall, Swarthmoor Hall Lane, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 0JQ

1½m SW of Ulverston. A590 to Ulverston. Turn off to Ulverston railway stn. Follow Brown tourist signs to Hall. Rail 0.9m. NCR70 & 700 (1m).