Hill Top

View up the garden path at Hill Top in spring

Important notice -

We’ve re-opened the garden, shop and pop up cafe at Hill Top (the house remains closed). Ideally, please book your visit in advance. Check What’s On for the latest information and to book. You may be turned away if you arrive without a booking.

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

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Hill Top

What's on

Please book ahead before visiting

The garden at Hill Top will reopen from 2 July and you’ll need to book your tickets by 3pm the day before your visit. Members can book for free, while non-members will need to pay when booking. We'll be releasing tickets every Friday. Please note we’ll be turning people away who arrive and haven't booked. We're looking forward to welcoming you back.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Hill Top (14 Sept - 20 Sept)

Sun 20 Sep 2020
Book your timed entry to visit Hill Top.

Timed entry to Hill Top (21 Sept - 27 Sept)

Mon 21 Sep 2020
Book your timed entry to visit Hill Top.
Hill Top

Things to see and do

Hill Top


A selection of gardening tools and accessories displayed against a brick wall.

Stop off at our shop

Our shop has now reopened. For the safety of staff and visitors we've introduced social distancing measures and changes to payment, which will be via card only. It is through your purchases that we are able to continue looking after Hill Top for everyone, for ever.

Hill Top

Our work

In the house



Hill Top

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Hill Top on the National Trust Collections website