The World of Beatrix Potter
The World of Beatrix Potter™ Attraction in Bowness-on-Windermere is a vibrant visitor centre offering a unique experience for all the family. Explore a magical world where all 23 enchanting tales are brought to life, recreating the beautiful Lake District countryside complete with sights, sounds and smells. There's chance to meet your favourite characters including Peter Rabbit, Mrs Tiggy-winkle and Jemima Puddle-Duck. Visitors can step into Peter Rabbit's Garden to see the cos lettuces that Benjamin Bunny nibbled on and the gooseberry bush where Peter got caught in a net as he tried to escape Mr. McGregor! There's plenty to do to keep everybody happy: kids can explore with a free activity booklet and play puzzles and games whilst adults reminisce and absorb themselves in Miss Potter's history in the fascinating virtual world and interactive area. There's also a superb themed family friendly café where you can treat yourself to a scrumptious High Tea and a Peter Rabbit Picnic Basket for the kids. On the menu too are delicious fresh soups and salads with ingredients grown in our very own kitchen garden. And don't forget you can take a bit of Beatrix Potter magic home with you at the end of the day from our famous gift shop. With plenty of great events to take part in through the year, a fun time is guaranteed whatever the weather!
Family (2 adults + 2 children) £18.50
Annual Family freedom pass £30
Discounts available for groups of 15+
Free garden tours available to Groups & Schools
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|Notes||Closed Christmas Day.|
ContactThe World of Beatrix Potter
0844 504 1233
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VenueThe World of Beatrix Potter
The Old Laundry, Crag Brow, Bowness-on-Windermere, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3BX
Map reference: SD 403969 Lat: 54.36411 Long: -2.92027
In the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere, just off Lake Road.
By Train: connect to the Lakes Line at Oxenholme Station and travel on to Bowness-on-Windermere. Alight at Windermere and take the 25 min walk to Bowness-on-Windermere.
Parking : with charge
Accessible by Public Transport : 2 miles (3.2 kms) from Windermere station
Japanese signs/commentary, Dutch, Chinese and French signs/subtitles.
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Events at this venue
|Wed 16 Apr 2014||Great Peter Rabbit Egg Hunt|