Facilities & access


  • Shop specialises in Beatrix Potter-related items
  • Sawrey House Hotel/Tower Bank Arms serve meals and drinks
  • Limited car parking spaces. 'why not visit by bus, boot or boat?' See Cross Lakes Experience, tel: 01539 445161

Family & children

  • Drinks and children's treats available in the shop
  • Relive the stories in Beatrix Potter's garden
  • Look at the places where Jemima Puddleduck and Tom Kitten and his sisters played
  • Children's garden trail during holiday periods


  • Grounds - partly accessible, some steps, uneven paths
  • Braille and large print guides available
  • Induction loop in ticket office and in shop
  • Assistance dogs only
  • Building - many steps with handrail to first floor