Heritage Open Days


13th September 2022 : 10am - 12pm

A guided walk around the Whitehaven coast with information about the built and natural heritage of the site.

No booking needed, children need to be accompanied. Part of heritage open days.


Warm and waterproof clothing.

There are no facilities available at this location.

Meet at the Old Quay on Whitehaven Harbours West strand.

The walk will mostly be on surfaced paths though there is a steep climb from the harbour up to Haig pit of approx. 50m.

Free parking for 30 vehicles at Haig Pit car park off Solway road, Whitehaven, CA28 9BG with a 15min walk into town to the meeting place or Pay and display parking in town closer to the meeting place.

Event Contact

For more information or if you have a query about this event please call 07785 226698 or email Chris Gomersall

Events key:

  • Dog friendly
  • Disabled access
  • Parking available
  • Taking place outdoors
  • Tickets required
  • Educational & creative
  • Events for grown-ups
  • Child friendly
  • Healthy & active
  • A Community event
  • A Volunteering event
  • Event facilities
  • Entrance fee or Event cost
  • Meeting place