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Beatrix Potter Gallery


Main Street
LA22 0NS

Contact Details

Tel: 015394 36269
The Beatrix Potter Gallery contains highlights of the National Trust's collection of original Beatrix Potter artwork. Each year there is a unique, changing exhibition displaying some classic gems and enabling you to discover dairies, letters, sketches and photos that inspired Beatrix Potter's work. These rarely seen items, give a fascinating insight into Beatrix Potter's life, interest and love of the Lakes. For further information visit:


B5286 from Ambleside 4 miles, B5285 from Coniston 5 miles. Next to Red Lion pub in the centre of Hawkshead village. Parking, not National Trust, 200 yds.

Prices and opening

Adult £7.20, children £3.60, family £18.00. National Trust members free. Please note these prices include a voluntary 10% donation. Visitors can also choose to pay standard entry prices.

Opening details

Season DatesOpening Hours
NotesLast admission 30 minutes before closing.