Tourist Information

The Upper Eden Visitor Centre is located at:

Market Square
Kirkby Stephen
CA17 4QN
Tel:  (017683) 71199
Email:  [email protected]
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Opening hours:  Mon, Wed, Fr Sat 11.00 am – 3.00 pm

The Upper Eden Community Interest Company (formally Upper Eden Community Plan Group) has now taken over the Kirkby Stephen Tourist Information Centre to run a community-led Upper Eden Visitor Centre.  The Centre highlights the local area and offers retail opportunities to local people and artisans.

  • Information on what to see and do around the local area and nearby
  • Information on local and events
  • A wide selection of maps and guide books for walking and cycling, including local and long distance routes
  • Coast to Coast path merchandise
  • Stockists of Kirkby Stephen Poetry Path Book, Discover Eden Walks and walking guides by Peter McWilliam
  • Level access to information desk

More information for visitors is available on the pages of this website
Things to See and Do
Local History
Visitor Accommodation