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Address: Moot Hall Market Square, Keswick CA12 5JR, England
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+44 17687 72645
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09:30 - 17:30
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Mon - Fri 09:30 - 17:30
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Formerly the town hall and prison, this building now houses the tourist...

Formerly the town hall and prison, this building now houses the tourist information center.

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Home to Keswick's tourist information centre

There are two entrances to Moot Hall, which is located in the centre of Keswick: the first is at street level and takes you into the ever helpful tourist information centre; the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Darlington

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Darlington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are two entrances to Moot Hall, which is located in the centre of Keswick: the first is at street level and takes you into the ever helpful tourist information centre; the second, which is usually accessed via the stairs to the square tower is currently (23 January 2017) covered in scaffold and unavailable. We've previously visited some great little... More 

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Manchester
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61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Moot Hall is not only literally the centre of Keswick but also the centre for information on Keswick and the surrounding Lakes, now it is The Tourist Information Centre... It is situated in the main square/centre of Keswick and you can obtain all the information you'll need on Keswick, Derwentwater Lake, and the countryside around... you can also obtain history... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Now a Tourist information center the Moot (assembly building) is still at the heart of the town, and a local landmark. Inside the staff are friendly and extremely helpful... there are maps, guides and a selection of (not so tacky) souvenirs on sale. Any trip to the Lakes in the area should begin with a visit.

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Thank TheMarshal84
Preston, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Moot Hall is not a large building but is has an interesting history and a prime central location in Keswick. Currently it is the Tourist Information Centre so definitely worth a visit and some research into its history.

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Thank Stephen S
Brisbane Region, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Heritage. The Heart of Keswick. The Moot (Town Hall) has an information centre on the ground floor and has various exhibits on the first floor...

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Thank Ripper_Family
Workington, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 536 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Visited here whilst in the town for the day. The current building was erected in 1813, and since then has been a courthouse, a prison, a museum, and the town hall Although the building is quaint, it is actualy covered in scaffolding at the moment, so does not even look that good..The tourist info center is now located inside providing... More 

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Thank alisdair t
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

The Moot Hall houses the tourist information centre where you can get all the information you need about the local area.

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Thank JaniceBec
North East England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Tourist information always busy and helpful and always loads of leaflets, info on places to visit, but we only went in on this trip to visit upstairs where they had a display of photographs of the Lakes at night time. What great pictures, and very friendly people talking about them. They had left the lights dimmed to enhance the mood... More 

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Thank Joanne B
Rushden, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

The Moot Hall is under scaffolding at the moment, but we popped in to the tourist information office, which has a wealth of leaflets and books. On the occasions that we visited, the staff were unfailingly friendly and helpful.

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Thank Daryl C
Kelty, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Very quaint location. Bustling but with room for all. Enjoyed our brief time at this place. Try it out.

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