Beatrix Potter Gallery and Hawkshead

Important notice -

The Beatrix Potter Gallery is open Sunday-Thursday, with tickets now on sale. You can book your ticket in advance to guarantee entry.

Beatrix Potter's original artwork on display in a 17th-century house

Beatrix Potter Gallery and Hawkshead

What's on

Close up of an oak leaf

Book your visit 

Please note you need to book tickets to visit Beatrix Potter Gallery and Hawkshead.

Beatrix Potter Gallery and Hawkshead

Things to see and do

See original Beatrix Potter artwork at the Beatrix Potter Gallery, Cumbria

Visiting Beatrix Potter Gallery: What you need to know. 

We’re looking forward to welcoming you to Beatrix Potter Gallery this summer. Here are some top tips to help you plan your day

Three rabbits illustrated by Beatrix Potter from Cecily Parsleys Nursery Rhymes 1922

Exhibition of original artwork at the Beatrix Potter Gallery opens for 2021 

Get up close to original illustrations from your favourite tales and rarely seen objects, in this year's exhibition, which explores why correspondence was so important to Beatrix Potter.

Introduction to leaflet showing various places across the Lake District with a Beatrix Potter connection

Discover Beatrix Potter in the Lake District

Follow in Beatrix Potter's footsteps around the Lake District taking in places that inspired her and that still have a strong connection today.

Beatrix Potter Gallery and Hawkshead

History

Beatrix Potter Gallery and Hawkshead

Our work

Looking after Beatrix Potter's legacy