Opening times

Visitor centre / shop

10am - 4pm

Café

10am - 3.45pm

Gardens / adventure playground

8.30am - dusk

Getting here

Brockhole
The Lake District Visitor Centre
Windermere
Cumbria LA23 1LJ

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Plan your visit

Latest events at Brockhole

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Family fun

Chocolate Workshop with Grasmere Chocolate Cottage - 28 March

Date: 28 March 2015
Price: £15

Dress up as a chef, design and decorate Belgian chocolate lollies and choose your own "dipping" goodies from fudges, marshmallows and gingerbread men.

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Family fun

Jesters Circus Workshops - 29 March

Date: 29 March 2015
Price: £3

Try out new circus skills in this fun, family workshop. Enjoy juggling, plate spinning, balancing acts, diabolo and much more!

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Wildlife

Minibeast Magic with Silverband - 31 March

Date: 31 March 2015
Price: £4

Find out how Milly the Mombassa train millipede defends herself, see the scorpions that change colour and meet the bearded dragon who eats his lunch in front of children!

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Adventure

Have a go at Archery - 1 Apr

Date: 1 April 2015
Price: £6

Get to grips with the techniques involved in using a bow and arrow and hit your target!

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Latest from the Blog

Volunteer with us

Can you spare a few hours over the weekends or during school holidays to meet and greet our visitors? Come along to a volunteer open day on Saturday 14 or Tuesday 17 March to find out more.

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Top five family activities at Brockhole this February half term

Brockhole offers awesome activities to suit all the family, from toddlers to adrenaline junkies, there’s something for everyone this February half term.

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New year, new beer

Lake District National Park brews up its own real ale, Park Your Thirst, with Keswick Brewery.

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Windermere Jetty - Just Visiting

The team from Windermere Jetty have taken over a space in the Brockhole visitor centre.

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