Opening times

Visitor centre / shop

10am - 5pm

Café

10am - 4.45pm

Gardens / adventure playground

10am - 5pm

Getting here

Brockhole
The Lake District Visitor Centre
Windermere
Cumbria LA23 1LJ

Parking charges apply

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Attractions

Latest events at Brockhole

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Gardens

Spring Glorious Gardens Tour - 11 May

Date: 11 May 2016
Price: £4

Meet the Brockhole gardener for an informal walk and talk around the centre's beautiful and historic Mawson gardens.

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Adventure

Den building, Bushcraft and Survival Skills - 14 May

Date: 14 May 2016
Price: £9

Get to grips with basic survival skills, including shelter building, fire lighting and rope, string and knot tying.

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Arts and crafts

21st Century Landscape Art Class - 14 May

Date: 14 May 2016
Price: Adults £15, children (under 18 years) £10. Children must be accompanied by a paying adult. Price includes light refreshments.

This contemporary art experience, led by leading digital artist Joseph Connor has been designed to encourage you to stop and sketch what you see in the landscape using everyday digital devices.

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Wildlife

Animal Encounters - 15 May

Date: 15 May 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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Top 5 activities at Brockhole on Windermere this May Bank Holiday

If we really needed an excuse to tempt you to spend the day enjoying stunning Lake District views right on the shores of Windermere, with plenty of activities for the whole family, we have one...

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Flight - Performers wanted!

Performers wanted for 'Flight' - A performance Journey created by Geraldine Pilgrim Performance Company, co-commissioned by 14-18 NOW and Lake District National Park, part of Lakes Alive Festival

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Let’s get eggcited – 10 cracking ideas to keep you entertained this Easter holiday

The Lake District is quite simply a beautiful place to visit any time of the year, but Easter has to be one of our favourites.

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Mother's Day - it's a walk in the park at Brockhole

Mother's Day - it's a walk in the park at Brockhole. Enjoy a great selection of activities and treat your mum to a fantastic day out in the Lake District...

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