Hill Top

Beatrix Potter's 17th-century farmhouse: a time-capsule of her life

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Things to see and do

Freya Pocklington painting

Freya Pocklington: Women's Work comes to Hill Top 

A unique exhibition inspired by woman is now on display at Hill Top.

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What's on

Upcoming events

Hill Top Showcase Tours

Thu 06 Oct 2016
As part of our 150th Anniversary Celebrations in 2016, this unique after-hours tour is perfect for Beatrix Potter fans; it's a chance to have exclusive access to the house and get up close to items from the collection.

Garden Tours

Sun 16 Oct 2016
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.
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Our work

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Visitor taking photos in Hill Top Garden, Cumbria

Visiting Hill Top as a group 

Don't forget to book ahead if you want to discover the beautiful setting and history of Beatrix Potter's Hill Top in a group. It's a real National Trust gem but is busy so booking ahead can help manage numbers.

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Get involved

Volunteers in the Garden at Hill Top, Cumbria

Volunteer at Hill Top  

Join us as a volunteer at Hill Top and do something great.

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Places to stay