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The World of Beatrix Potter

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Address: The Old Laundry Crag Brow, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BX, England
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+44 15394 88444
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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The characters of Beatrix Potter's stories are brought to life in this...

The characters of Beatrix Potter's stories are brought to life in this recreation of the Lakeland countryside.

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3 Peter Rabbit fans, one hungry mummy and a grumpy daddy

Wet and windy inthe Lake District is a common occurrence..trying to find somewhere dry for a 6, 4 and a 2 year old is a little harder to come by. We spotted this place and headed... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Leeds, United Kingdom

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wet and windy inthe Lake District is a common occurrence..trying to find somewhere dry for a 6, 4 and a 2 year old is a little harder to come by. We spotted this place and headed straight for it. Never was a Beatrix Potter fan ..enjoyed Enid Blyton more but my children have all enjoyed the revamp of Peter Rabbit... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great attraction in poor weather. Children loved it And who doesn't know Beatrix Potter. Well thought out and good value

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went with 2 young children, they were amazed by the models. Yey are static models but very good ones. There is an air of magic about the place. It's is a short experience but we got a good half hour out of it. It's magical for the kids! Gift shop has a good stock. Although a little pricy! All... More 

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Thank 201pink
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I forgot how much I loved Beatrix Potter until I came here. A lovely weekend away with my partner and I dragged him here, we both walked through the first door and were mesmerised until we left the gift shop. If I could afford it I would go round and around again. It is a must for any visitor to... More 

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Thank Robyn T
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Even if your not a Beatrix potter fan this has a lovely shop to browse round you can not help to get caught up with all the cuteness of Peter rabbit and friends

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Thank Lesley W
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Really good for a morning/afternoon. Price was only 7.50 for adults, guide books £1! So cheap. You follow the trail around which takes you through all the Beatrix potter books. You can visit the garden where mr McGregor chased away Peter rabbit and see each of the characters. Really fun for the kids & adults. Would recommend!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

You can't come to Windermere without visiting this attraction. This is great especially if you come with kids.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beautiful models really bring Beatrix Potter's characters to life. Good value for money and the displays are so much fun for children

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Thank Harris G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I have wanted to visit for a long time and was not at all disappointed!! Beautifully presented, informative and enjoyed by all three children (aged 14, 12 and 4). A must visit for any Beatrix Potter fan - young or old.

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Thank Ruth C
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We spent an hour here as our four year old didn't 'allow' reading of information! It was a nice place to see but was a bit expensive for such a short visit.

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