The Sands Centre • Finding us

The Sands Centre is situated next to Hardwicke Circus, a 10 minute walk from the city centre.

If travelling by car the centre is well signposted from the M6 - if travelling south use junction 44 or travelling north use junction 43 (CA1 1JE).
The railway and bus stations are only a short distance away. 

For more Information Visit. (08712002233) for bus routes (03457 48 49 50) for train details.
Coach parking is available at Devonshire Walk, next to Carlisle Castle (CA3 8UL).
For accommodation enquiries, please visit or contact the Tourist Information Centre on 01228 598596.

Our Redevelopment

Our Redevelopment

Stay up to date with our £25 million redevelopment creating a brand new landmark at the heart of Carlisle! Combining The Sands Centre and The Pools (currently on James Street) sites enables us to provide first-class entertainment, leisure and swimming facilities on a single site.

Secure My Booking

Secure My Booking

For a worry-free ticket purchase, you may opt into the SecureMyBooking Ticket Refund Program. From traffic delays, illness, adverse weather conditions, strikes, accidents and more, it’s easy for you to apply for a refund. For just a fraction of the cost of your tickets, you will be able to recoup 100% of the paid ticket price (including fulfilment and administration fees) if you are unable to make it to your event for one or more of the reasons set out in the Program.


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