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The World of Beatrix Potter

The World of Beatrix Potter

The World of Beatrix Potter

The World of Beatrix Potter

  • VistEngland VAQAS

Exhibition, £6.95

VAQAS

Contact

The World of Beatrix Potter

0844 504 1233

Address

The Old Laundry,
Crag Brow,
Bowness-on-Windermere,
Windermere, Cumbria,
LA23 3BX

Events at this Venue

date event
Wed 16 Apr Great Peter Rabbit Egg Hunt

Details

The World of Beatrix Potterâ„¢ 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!

For further details see www.hop-skip-jump.com

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsFrench signs/guidesGerman signs/guidesGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsPushchairs availableRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingGay friendly

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowed

Japanese signs/commentary, Dutch, Chinese and French signs/subtitles.

Opening details

Closed Christmas Day.

Prices

Adult £6.95
Senior £5.95
Child £3.65
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

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
  • German signs/guidesGerman signs/guides
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Pushchairs availablePushchairs available
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Gay friendlyGay friendly
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

Japanese signs/commentary, Dutch, Chinese and French signs/subtitles.

Location

Directions

Plan route to The World of Beatrix Potter using TransportDirect.infoPlan route using TransportDirect.info

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 from Windermere station