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The World of Beatrix Potter

The Old Laundry Crag Brow, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BX, England
+44 15394 88444
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Magical place great for young children

I wasn’t sure what to expect from the details on the website which do undersell the experience a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
via mobile
3 night break

What a fantastic experience for both young and old and being able to take photos as a reminder to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Susan L
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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The characters of Beatrix Potter's stories are brought to life in this recreation of the Lakeland countryside.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“peter rabbit” (332 reviews)
“gift shop” (198 reviews)
“short film” (63 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
The Old Laundry Crag Brow, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BX, England
+44 15394 88444
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I wasn’t sure what to expect from the details on the website which do undersell the experience a bit. However it is a fabulous afternoons on out for young children. I’m not sure that it’s so suited to adults who may be better off heading...More

1  Thank WelshTerrier13
Reviewed 6 days ago

What a fantastic experience for both young and old and being able to take photos as a reminder to what you have seen is a plus brilliant

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Reasonably priced (20 pounds for a family of 4) and run by polite staff, this place is an unexpected treat. The attention to detail is very impressive, with characters, sets and even a garden lovingly recreated. Fun, interesting and interactive - a lovely way to...More

Thank Dubya666
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attended at this attraction with my 4 yr old daughter on Thursday 11th Jan, she is obsessed with peter rabbit. She loved all the statues and figures of all the characters and completed the activity trail. The place was dead with only us and another...More

Thank timmy2litres
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a delightful experience even though we had no small children. We paid £7.50 for a adult and you then get to walk around to see the display of Beatrix Potter’s characters as figures with a garden and outside backdrop. At the end you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Was on the hunt for a Jenima Puddle-Duck 50p so didn't want to look round the attraction just wanted to go in the shop. Asked the staff if it was ok to just go in the shop and they said it was fine. The shop...More

Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place to visit with young children and adults. We came with my 4 year old and she loved it from the video at the start, to all the displays and garden. We did the little work book given and visited the shop. I would...More

Thank Abby W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the centre for my sons birthday. He was very excited about it and he wasn’t disappointed! Previous to visiting I phoned and spoke to a member of staff (Sorry I can’t remember her name) but she was so helpful and arranged a special...More

Thank Psuki
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited here on New Years Eve I have always wanted to go here and decided to as we were staying in the area for a few days. This museum is small and has touch screen information in each section. If like us you read...More

Thank Whi22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not the place I choose to go (yawn) but wife had a good time, and all kids running around seemed to enjoy it. Kills an hour of your time

Thank cleecreed90
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19 November 2017|
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Response from Grace B | Reviewed this property |
You don't have to pre book, just pay when you get there :)
23 August 2017|
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Response from WOBPA | Property representative |
Hi Sarah, the Attraction is an exhibition so there is lots to look at. Each of Beatrix Potter's 23 stories is featured and has a touch screen with info and things to find. There is also an virtual walk with jigsaws and... More
8 August 2017|
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Response from recordable | Reviewed this property |
yes,really stupid