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The World of Beatrix Potter

  • Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Attraction Information

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. McGregor's 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!

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Opening hours

Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:30

Last Entry

1 hour before attraction closes


General Admission
Adults: £7.95
Kids: £3.95
Seniors: £6.95
Under 2's: Free

Travel & Contact Information


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

Phone number

015394 88444



Click here to visit The World of Beatrix Potter's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Car Park
Up to 1 hour: £1.50
Up to 2 hours: £3.00
Up to 3 hours: £4.00
Up to 4 hours: £5.00

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

The World of Beatrix Potter has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

No, The World of Beatrix Potter is not wheelchair friendly.

There are steep steps leading up to the entrance of the attraction that are inaccessible by wheelchair users. 

No, The World of Beatrix Potter have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

Assistance/Guide Dogs only

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