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We believe the Lake District deserves worldwide recognition. That's why in 2017 we will bid for World Heritage status, placing the Lake District alongside the Taj Mahal, the Tower of London and the Great Barrier Reef. Join us on our journey.

An inspirational landscape

Find out more about our World Heritage nomination by visiting the National Park website to see the full documents available online...

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Lakes World Heritage

Join us in our bid to become a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The social media posts below celebrate the identity, inspiration and conservation of the Lake District.