Allan Bank and Grasmere

Important notice -

Allan Bank garden and woodland are open, the house will re-open Tuesday 18 May. On weekdays you don’t need to pre-book your visit. At busier times, like weekends and school holidays, booking is recommended to guarantee entry.

The loveliest spot that man hath ever found

Please book ahead before visiting Check availability
Allan Bank and Grasmere

What's on

Please book ahead before visiting 

The grounds at Allan Bank are open, the house will reopen from Tuesday 18 May. We've introduced advance booking to keep everyone safe and maintain social distancing. To avoid disappointment please book in advance. However, where space is available, pre-booking may not always be necessary. 

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Allan Bank and Grasmere (11 May - 16 May)

Sun 16 May 2021
10:00-16:00
Book your timed entry to visit Allan Bank and Grasmere.

Timed entry to Allan Bank and Grasmere (18 May - 23 May)

Tue 18 May 2021
10:00-16:00
Book your timed entry to visit Allan Bank and Grasmere.
Allan Bank and Grasmere

Things to see and do

Daffodils at Allan Bank in Grasmere

Spring at Allan Bank and Grasmere 

Enjoy a day of picnicking and outdoor fun at Allan Bank. Or celebrate the joys of spring with daffodils in Dora’s Field, a walk along the lakeshore, or bird watching around Grasmere.

Allan Bank and Grasmere

Our work