The World of Beatrix Potter
The World of Beatrix Potter is a vibrant family attraction, bringing to life all 23 enchanting stories in a magical recreation of the beautiful Lake District countryside.
The exhibition features favourite characters from the famous books including Peter Rabbit and Mrs Tiggy-winkle, and the outdoor Peter Rabbit Garden offers visitors a timeless view of Mr. McGregors vegetable patch.
Kids can enjoy a free activity sheet whilst grownups absorb themselves in Miss Potters history in the fascinating virtual world and interactive area. With a superb character-themed family friendly cafe and a world-famous gift shop, all generations of visitors can experience a little bit of Beatrix Potter magic, whatever the weather!
The Beatrix Potter Tea Room is a fabulous family friendly cafe with fresh ingredients grown in its own Kitchen Garden. Everything is home made from fresh local ingredients including mouthwatering salads, soups and cakes - try our Beetroot and Chocolate Brownies! The Peter Rabbit Picnic Basket is ideal for children. "A genuinely impressive Tea Room, with a thoughtful and occasionally inspiring menu for kids, plus the odd treat for their exhausted parents." The Independent
Many ingredients for the Tea Room are sourced from the Kitchen Garden, so homemade soups and delicious salads are always on the menu.
The famous Beatrix Potter gift Shop and Nursery Shop offer a wide range of gifts inspired by Peter Rabbit and his friends - some unique to the Lake District
Toilets and baby change facilities are available on site.
Baby changing facilities, food warming equipment and high chairs all available
In the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere, on Rayrigg Road
Visit before 11.00am or after 3.00pm for smaller queues. We are always busier on wet days. If you plan to visit the attraction more than once in the year why not purchase our Freedom Pass? It will save you lots of money and you can visit as many times as you like in a year!
If you've had fun on your family day out to The World of Beatrix Potter, tell us about it your visit, so other people will know it's a great place to go as well.
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Telephone: 0844 504 1233
Senior Citizens £5.95
Family (2 adults + 2 children) £18.50
Annual Family Pass £30 Opening Times: 2013 opening times:
10.00 - 16.30
10.00 - 17.30 in summer
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