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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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Excellent visit and so magical

I was taken as a birthday surprise and it was absolutely amazing. I suffer from panic attacks and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Gem466
Magical

I write this as a 33 year old man who visited with his girlfriend, without children! Yes, I did... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steven C
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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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The Old Laundry Crag Brow, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BX, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I was taken as a birthday surprise and it was absolutely amazing. I suffer from panic attacks and anxiety and was hugely worried about going round the exhibition. We had travelled a few hours and I felt bad that I might not be able to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I write this as a 33 year old man who visited with his girlfriend, without children! Yes, I did wonder if we were a little old to be going somewhere like this without kids with us, but I was surprised about how much I loved...More

Thank Steven C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been many times never fails to inspire magical thoughts. Do get your timing right of your visit to be in the foyer on the hour & half hour to see the automaton clock strike. (Can you name all the characters on the clock?) Great gift...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really poor value for money. The walk through is very short & the garden was closed. When looking in the gift shop I couldn’t help but wonder what type of person would pay the extortionate amount of money they charge for simple things, the pricing...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great experience for families and big and little kids. All exhibits are beautifully done ad child eye level. Magical.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited as a group of 3 adults and 3 children. It was nice enough but didn't captivate me that much although I was never a Beatrix Potter fan myself. I enjoyed the short video presentation to start and the models were great for taking...More

Thank Kerry W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were on holiday in the area over half term and came here after looking for something to do on a very wet and cold afternoon. Entry price was reduced due to maintenance happening which was appreciated. Shame not to see the garden but it...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With the film about to be released the kids wanted to visit. Due to the garden being closed a discounted rate was in place. The exhibition was busy as it was half term but it really was not worth the money. The scenes from the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fascinating and not to expensive was very busy on a rainy day so closed gardens not a problem kids loved it

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have vague memories of visiting here as a young child with family, so visiting again was a definite must when my partner and I came to the Lake District for a short holiday. As many have said it is a great place for Beatrix...More

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zachrichardwilson
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 :)
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Becobatodily
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
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8 August 2017|
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yes,really stupid
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