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 and shop at Hill Top are open. We've introduced advance booking to keep everyone safe and maintain social distancing. To avoid disappointment please book in advance, especially at busier times such as weekends and bank holidays. However, where space is available on weekdays, pre-booking may not always be necessary. 

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Hill Top (19 Oct - 25 Oct)

Tue 20 Oct 2020
Book your timed entry to visit Hill Top.
Hill Top

Things to see and do

Hill Top

Eating and shopping

Joey's pop up cafe at Hill Top

Grab a bite to eat

The Joey’s Café pop-up is now open serving fresh baked goods, savoury snacks, locally roasted coffee, teas and hot chocolate. All from the little cosy coffee cabin in Beatrix Potter’s orchard.

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