Kirkby Stephen - Upper Eden Visitor Centre
The Upper Eden Visitor Centre (formerly Kirkby Stephen TIC) is a community run enterprise based in the middle of Kirkby Stephen, offering advice on local walks, attractions, travel information, local accommodation providers, computer use, supply Disability Rights UK National Key Scheme Keys (keys for accessible toilets), and much much more.
We also host local producers at the centre and have an exciting selection of locally produced stock on our shelves. Please do call in and say 'hello' if you are passing.
Kirkby Stephen is an ancient market town of in the Upper Eden Valley. It enjoys an enviable position between the Yorkshire Dales and Lake District National Parks. The town is Cumbria's first 'Walkers are Welcome' town and has won the title of Calor® 'English Village of the Year'. Find out more about walking in Kirkby Stephen.
Open from Monday 12 April until Sunday 18 April when the Visitor Centre will be open 10am to 4pm on all days (due to the School holidays.)
From Monday 19 April until 16 May the Visitor Centre will open Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 11am to 3pm, apart from Sunday 2nd May (Bank Holiday weekend) when the Visitor Centre will also be open.
From Monday 17 May the Visitor Centre will move to summer hours which will be Monday to Sunday 10am to 4pm.