There is a well attended Quaker meeting in Keswick. All are welcome whatever might be their beliefs or non beliefs.
The Meeting House is situated in Elliot Park opposite the town's largest supermarket.
As well as the main meeting room the Meeting House has a kitchen, a common room, a library, a Young Friends' room, toilets and showers. There is a spacious loft which has provided a dormitory style accommodation on occasions. The Meeting House often serves as a venue for Keswick Churches Together. It is also used for many secular activities as well, mostly for further education classes and meetings of local societies.
During the year a number of social events are arranged which take place at the Meeting House, including a summer and a Christmas tea. There is usually a summer outing which involves visiting places of Quaker interest.
Meetings for Worship are on:
Sundays 10:30 - 11:30 am, followed by tea/coffee
Wednesdays 12:30 - 1:00 pm, followed by 'bring your own lunch'
Children are welcome by pre-arrangement; please notify the clerk.
Friends Meeting House,
Q - Meeting House, P - Car Park, B - Bus Stands
OS Grid Reference: NY 263 235
The nearest railway station is at Penrith, from whence the most frequent bus services [X4 and X5] call