Travelers are voting Ruskin Museum and Windermere Steamboat Museum as the best museums in Cumbria. There are 3 museums in Richmondshire a city just 145 km from Cumbria and 10 museums in Preston which is 171 km distant. The most popular of these are Bowes Museum in Richmondshire and Astley Green Colliery Museum in Preston. You can find 270 Museum in the country of United Kingdom and Buckingham Palace is our members favorite Museum in all of United Kingdom. Want more? Check out our map of museums in Cumbria.