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Travelling by train to the Blackwell, the Arts & Crafts House is super-simple. The nearest railway station is Windermere, which is served by Northern services throughout the day. It's 36 minutes to the Blackwell, the Arts & Crafts House if you take the bus. Once you exit the station, take bus 6 from the Bus Rail Inteerchange, which is only a minute away, and get off at Storrs Hall Hotel. After a nice twenty-minute walk south of the bus stop, you'll reach your destination.

The Blackwell, the Arts & Crafts House is full of wonders for all to enjoy. You'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection and intriguing displays, suitable for all ages.

Visit the Blackwell, the Arts & Crafts House website for opening information.


Whilst the current government advice is to only travel if your journey is essential, we will update this page as the situation changes. We will always provide official information on how to visit this attraction safely and responsibly by train.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:00 - 20:45
Saturday 06:00 - 20:45
Sunday 10:30 - 20:45
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Departure screens
Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorApcoa on Behalf of First TransPennine Express
Car parking spaces19
Carpark charges
Three Monthly£155.00
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces12
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes

Car park

Step-free accessPart of station
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable

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to Manchester AirportNorthern11:18Scheduled
to Manchester AirportNorthern13:08Scheduled
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to Manchester PiccadillyNorthern19:01Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from LancasterNorthern11:14Scheduled
from Manchester AirportNorthern12:53Scheduled
from Manchester AirportNorthern14:55Scheduled
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from Manchester AirportNorthern18:53Scheduled
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