Allan Bank and Grasmere

Allan Bank and Grasmere

Things to see and do

A view of Allan Bank from the outside

Allan Bank: a space to relax and enjoy the landscape. 

Find out about the history of Allan Bank, it's famous former residents and our exciting new art instillation for 2022.

A close up of the Beatrix Potter mural at Allan Bank

A Letter to the Earth from Beatrix  

This year Allan Bank hosts a new mural commission by Japanese artist Hideyuki Sobue.

Visitors relaxing in the garden at Allan Bank and Grasmere, Cumbria

Family fun at Allan Bank  

Discover and explore at Allan Bank this spring. With lots of space for little legs to run free it's the perfect place to get outside and enjoy nature.

Penny wood on the shore or Grasmere lake

Great walks in Grasmere 

From relaxing lake-shore strolls to fell-top expeditions, when it comes to walking we're spoiled for choice here in Grasmere. Here are a few of our favourite walks to get you started.

Allan Bank and Grasmere

What's on

Upcoming events

Landscape Talk

Tue 05 Jul 2022
10:00-16:00
.Using the landscape, as seen from Allan Bank, discover how during Wordsworth’s lifetime the land in the Lake District developed from being used purely for agricultural use to being enjoyed and appreciated for leisure and tourism as it is today....

Harps North West

Tue 12 Jul 2022
11:00-12:30
Enjoy the music of Harps North West as they serenade you at Allan Bank.
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