The World of Beatrix Potter
Visit The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction
Immerse yourself in your childhood at The World of Beatrix Potter. With Beatrix Potter’s far-reaching fame and much-loved characters, it’s easy to see why this is one of the most popular family attractions in the Lake District.
Enter the World of Beatrix Potter and find your favourite characters come to life in stunning recreations of the Lake District countryside. You’ll find interactive exhibits featuring family favourites like Peter Rabbit, Mrs Tiggy-Winkle and Jemima Puddle-Duck.
There’s a cafe on-site and an excellent gift shop so you can take home a little piece of Beatrix Potter magic of your very own. Explore the award-winning Peter Rabbit garden and learn all about the life of Beatrix Potter herself. It’s the perfect attraction for a rainy day or any day for that matter.
Discover other things to do in Bowness-on-Windermere.
The World of Beatrix Potter is open every day.
|Monday||10:00 – 17:30|
|Tuesday||10:00 – 17:31|
|Wednesday||10:00 – 17:32|
|Thursday||10:00 – 17:33|
|Friday||10:00 – 17:34|
|Saturday||10:00 – 17:35|
|Sunday||10:00 – 17:36|
The World of Beatrix Potter is the perfect attraction for the whole family. Please note that prices were correct at the time of publishing but could be subject to change by the attraction.
|Children under 3||FREE|
|Family (2 adults, 2 children)||£23.00|
The World of Beatrix Potter also offers a freedom pass that gives you and your family access for a whole year.
The World of Beatrix Potter
The World of Beatrix Potter sits right in the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere. The attraction doesn’t have its own parking but there is a pay & display car park nearby on Rayrigg Road as well as a number of others in the area.
If you want to get here by public transport you can get a connecting train from Oxenholme Station to Windermere and get a local bus connection to Bowness. Windermere Lake Cruises also operate a ferry service to get you around the lake.
Attraction: 015394 88444
Box office: 015394 40872
Is there parking?
There is no parking at the World of Beatrix Potter, but there are a number of pay & display car parks a short walk from the attraction.
Are toilets available?
There are toilets on site but they are only available for visitors to the whole attraction.
Can I take my Dog?
Unfortunately the World of Beatrix Potter does not allow dogs but those who require a service dog may bring theirs.
Is it wheelchair accessible?
The World of Beatrix Potter is fully accessible to wheelchair users. There is a second entrance to the building that doesn’t have any stairs. As the attraction is situated on a hill it is a little steep.
Is pushchair accessible?
The World of Beatrix Potter is fully accessible to pushchairs via the second entrance that has no stairs.
Are there refreshments available?
The World of Beatrix Potter has its own cafe with a number of refreshment options available. See the menu.
Other attractions in Bowness-on-Windermere
Get around Lake Windermere with Windermere Lake Cruises or visit Beatrix Potter’s home at Hill Top.
Discover the delights of Bowness-on-Windermere with the Bowness Treasure Trail for kids and adults alike.
For more adventurous holidaymakers why not hire a kayak or bike from Windermere Canoe Kayak and Bike Hire.