Hill Top Showcase Tours

Beatrix's much loved and inspirational Hill Top will be brought to life on this unique tour. Experience the house in the quiet of the evening, as Beatrix herself often did.

  • Booking essential

This unique tour will showcase the house and the world that inspired Beatrix, and led to many of her remarkable books and illustrations. There will be the opportunity to ask questions, browse the shop and enjoy a complimentary glass of wine.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £25.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Suitability
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Please park in the main Hill Top car park, walk through the village and meet by the shop for the start of the tour.
Accessibility
There are steps and stairs in the house and garden and steps down to the toilets. Wheelchair access is limited.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
1 July 2017 18:00 - 20:00 Available
5 August 2017 18:00 - 20:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Hill Top office
Email
hilltop@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 015394 36269

Upcoming events

National Meadows Day

Sat 01 Jul 2017
10:30-16:00
We're hosting a day of activities at Hill Top for National Meadows Day to celebrate the farm's hay meadows and all that lives within them.

Hill Top Showcase Tours

Sat 01 Jul 2017
18:00-20:00
Beatrix's much loved and inspirational Hill Top will be brought to life on this unique tour. Experience the house in the quiet of the evening, as Beatrix herself often did.

Conservation in action

Thu 06 Jul 2017
10:00-13:15
Chat to our Conservation volunteers and learn about how we care for our large book collection at Hill Top.

Beatrix Beyond Hill Top

Sat 08 Jul 2017
13:30-15:30
Go beyond Hill Top to experience Beatrix Potter's wide legacy in her much loved village of Near Sawrey, including exclusive access to the farmyard, Castle Cottage and the opportunity to enjoy one of Beatrix's favourite views not normally accessible.

Garden Tours

Sat 15 Jul 2017
13:00-13:30
Join our very own Mr McGregor, gardener Pete, for a guided tour of Beatrix Potter's delightful farm house garden. Learn about the history of the garden, its plants and the deep connections with Beatrix's life and work.