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The World of Beatrix Potter

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The characters of Beatrix Potter's stories are brought to life in this recreation of the Lakeland countryside.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:30
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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The Old Laundry Crag Brow, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BX, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

We visited this attraction early on a Sunday morning. As an avid Beatrix Potter fan I had high expectations but sadly it didn’t live up to them. On entering the attraction there was an unpleasant smell coming from the cafe area. This was not very...More

Thank Mel E
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was quite easily one of the best experiences we have ever done with our toddler. We did the full experience which includes afternoon tea, theatre, cinema and museum. Our daughter is three and obsessed with Peter Rabbit so was happy to sit and enjoy...More

Thank Jade C
Reviewed yesterday

A great place to visit if you're into all things Beatrix Potter. Walk through the exhibit and learn all about Beatrix Potter and her creations such as Peter Rabbit etc. Went with a 3 & 8 years old and they loved finding the clues to...More

Thank Craig G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were very impressed with activity. My daughter is only two and she loved it! It's not the biggest of places, think we spent about 1.5 hours there but so much to see and read. The gift shop is stocked up with everything you can...More

Thank draxxus
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited this as part of a train and sail package. We visited at a quiet time so was able to spend time at each display. The displays were very good however perhaps a bit dated in some areas but feel the entrance fee reflects...More

Thank the-mog
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited as a family with a baby so she was too young to really make the most of it but the whole place was a little underwhelming. It's fairly small but does have some very pretty models. You start with a short video of...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely place, but overpriced. Of course if you have never been before, I do recommend to visit once, if you really like the books, but if not so keen, just have a little wonder in town and maybe pop into the shop instead of wasting...More

Thank marianns275
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sweet exhibition but seems expensive just to look at some Beatrix Potter scenes. We were finished in half an hour, it gets really crowded so you sort of get herded along with everyone else and it makes it hard for people to take photos. The...More

Thank Possesibling
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Peter rabbit musical show was brilliant, our 2 and 5 year old boys loved it, I would definitely recommend that. The exhibition itself wasn’t really worth doing as just a massive queue then a walk around a few nice scenes but with it being...More

2  Thank Kathryn D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found the attraction took just over an hour and had a great time. The children’s activity trail is good and gets them thinking and looking. The displays are all well kept and maintained. Would certainly recommend for all Beatrix Potter fans!

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lornamckittrick
7 August 2018|
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Response from WOBPA | Property representative |
Hi, the Where is Peter Rabbit? theatre production lasts one hour and is suitable for children 3+. It is a fantastic show and well worth seeing. We advise you book in advance as during the summer holidays it is selling very... More
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Minibreakfan
28 July 2018|
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Response from ROBWOOD777 | Reviewed this property |
£7.95 for 1 adult ticket.
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Nina M
15 July 2018|
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Response from Jon2512 | Reviewed this property |
Children over 3 cost £3-95 3 and under are free. I am not sure what the maximum age for a child is though. Sorry Cheers. Jon
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