Opening times

Visitor centre / shop

10am - 4pm


10am - 3.45pm

Gardens / adventure playground

10am - 4pm

Getting here

The Lake District Visitor Centre
Cumbria LA23 1LJ

Parking charges apply

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Plan your visit
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Latest events at Brockhole


Animal Encounters - 17 Feb

Date: 17 February 2016
Price: £5 (one accompanying adult goes free)

Meet Gizmo and Spike the sugar gliders, Felix the polecat, Charlie the chinchilla and Tiggywinkle the hedgehog.

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Birdwatch at Brockhole - 17 Feb

Date: 17 February 2016
Price: Free

Our volunteers will be in the bird hide today to help you identify the birds and animals in the woodland surrounding Brockhole.

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Music and culture

Wordsworth Wednesdays - 17 Feb

Date: 17 February 2016
Price: Free

Join us for an hour of singing, stories and playtime for tiny tots. Explore a short poem by William Wordsworth…

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Family fun

Lakeland Storytelling - 19 Feb

Date: 19 February 2016
Price: £4 (one accompanying adult goes free)

Sit back, get comfortable and enjoy lakeland folk tales, urban myths and anecdotes with Ian Douglas.

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Latest from the Blog

5 reasons to explore Brockhole this Feb Half Term

This school holiday we thought we would invite some furry, feathered and even spiky friends along to Brockhole to join in the fun - we have a number of animal and wildlife themed activities...

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Add a bit of Lake District sparkle to your Christmas with a visit to Brockhole this year…

Wrap up warm in your cosiest winter hat, coat and boots and head to Brockhole this December to discover a whole selection box full of festive treats, activities, events and much more.

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Top tips for autumn with our Head Gardener

We thought we'd ask our Head Gardener, Iain Turnbull for his expertise so that we can get our very own gardens prepared to rival the beautiful Brockhole gardens next year...

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Frighteningly easy half term fun!

Calling all little monsters, witches, wizards, vampires, ghosts, skeletons, this October at Brockhole, on the shores of Windermere we’ve got something planned that you just can’t afford to miss

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