Built from the same red sandstone as the castle, Carlisle's cathedral began life as a priory church in 1122, and became a cathedral when...
Tullie House Museum
Carlisle's main museum covers the city's past, from Roman foundations to the present day. There's an awesome view of the castle from the...
Carlisle's brooding, rust-red castle lurks on the north side of the city. Founded around a Celtic and Roman stronghold, the Norman keep...
Alcoves Cafe Bar
Easy to miss, but this alleyway hang-out off Fisher St is a popular spot for late-night drinks and DJs when you want to evade the...
Prior's Kitchen Restaurant
Carlisle's best place for traditional afternoon tea is in the cathedral's fratry, once used as a monk's mess hall.
48 Abbey St · interesting places nearby
A less hectic alternative to Botchergate's pubs. DJs and comedy nights are held regularly.