Uniquely built over a Victorian Dock in a stunning setting, the Museum tells the story of Barrow and its rapid growth from a small, early 19th century farming village to a town famed globally for industrial production and innovation.
Walney to Wear
Places of Interest
Places of interest where you may like to visit along the route.
The Dock Museum and Strollers Coffee Shop
The Bowes Museum
Whether taking in a major exhibition or event at The Bowes Museum, or enjoying a picnic in the beautiful grounds, cyclists incorporating a visit to the prestigious treasure house can take advantage of 12 cycle racks provided for their convenience.
Licensed tearoom and coffee house 4.5 miles east of Great Ayton open 11am- 4.30pm everyday except Thursdays. Great cakes, snacks, sandwiches and light meals.