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A World in Miniature Museum

Houghton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6 4JB

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Address: A World in Miniature Museum, Houghton Hall Garden Centre, Houghton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6 4JB
Phone Number: 01228 400 388
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A World in Miniature Museum is a museum displaying hand-crafted dioramas located in the Houghton Hall garden centre near Carlisle in Cumbria.

This exhibition is a collection of recreated period rooms and scenes complete with furniture, figures, textiles and décor all hand crafted with precise detail to a scale of 1/12th normal size. Rooms include a kitchen, a dining room and living rooms, plus there are miniature gardens complete with flowers, shed and greenhouse, miniature street scenes and a scale model of the interior of a theatre complete with audience.

  • Free car parking.
  • Garden centre with plants, garden items, gifts, clothing, craft, doll house, models and pet sales.
  • Laird’s Larder Farm Shop sells local and regional produce and food.
  • Cafe Eden coffee shop serving homebaking, sweet treats, snacks and beverages.
  • Topiary Coffee Shop.
  • Laird's Larder Food Hall.

Before you start your journey to A World in Miniature Museum for your day out, we recommend that you check their website or contact them to confirm opening times and admission prices.

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