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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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Really nice place

Recently visited with the kids and they loved it. Plenty to see and do. They’ve not stopped... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
via mobile
My wife and I.

It was quiet in November and we decided to have a look. It really isn't my thing, much more for my... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Richard C
Gloucester, England, 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” (327 reviews)
“gift shop” (183 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 2 days ago via mobile

Recently visited with the kids and they loved it. Plenty to see and do. They’ve not stopped watching peter rabbit on the telly since we came home. Definitely recommended for the little ones.

Thank Garfy13
Reviewed 2 days ago

It was quiet in November and we decided to have a look. It really isn't my thing, much more for my wife but it really was pretty good. I thought it reasonably priced. It was quiet but there was lots to see and do for...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have walked by this attraction several times on our regular visits to Bowness. On this occasion we decided to visit and we were pleased that we did. The visit starts off with a short informative film and then you are free to walk around...More

Thank PaulSellers
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited Windermere at Lake District & had a delightful time at Beatrix Potter World. This is not Beatrix Potter's House, but a separate atttaction - we expected a touristy place. Turned out to be one of most enjoyable highlights of our trip! The interpretive displays...More

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

+ a must see when visiting the town. + the peter rabbit show was fantastic production and really well presented. - be aware you have to pay for parking on top of any advance entry you might pay for a Beatrix Potter event. - everyone...More

Thank 7RAC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The detail that has gone into this place is great from creating the creatures and the info available to the real garden complete with the scarecrow. Definitely well worth a visit.

Thank Angec75
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been brought up with Beatrix Potter characters in my life and was desperate to visit. Did not disappoint, what a wonderful place and brought back so many memories. Absolutely worth a visit

Thank Louise-Megan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quite apart from the thrill of seeing your favourite childhood books come to life because you're standing in the place that Beatrix Potter illustrated in her stories, there's an awful lot to learn about the history and life and traditions of the Lake District, and...More

Thank Kitty W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a a great place to visit and we all enjoyed it. Took about an hour to go around and then had dinner in the tea rooms. This attraction is just off the Main Street in Bowness which surprised me as thought it would...More

Thank dottylotty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good as always, not “touchable” for really young children, but well worth a visit. Not too expensive.

Thank caesar911t
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Questions & Answers
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