Opening times

Visitor centre / shop

10am - 5pm


10am - 4.45pm

Gardens / adventure playground

10am - 5pm

Getting here

The Lake District Visitor Centre
Cumbria LA23 1LJ

Parking charges apply

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Latest events at Brockhole


Spring Glorious Gardens Tour - 25 May

Date: 25 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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Have a go at Archery - 28 May to 5 June

Date: 28 May - 5 Jun 2016
Price: £8

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

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Birdwatch at Brockhole - 29 May

Date: 29 May 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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Guided Family Cycle Ride - Windermere - 29 May

Date: 29 May 2016
Price: Adults £20, children £12

A unique opportunity to enjoy a sail on the lake and explore Windermere by bike – without the hassle of traffic. You will be led by trained cycle leaders, crossing the lake from Brockhole via the unique Bike Boat to the quiet western shore.

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Latest from the Blog

Meet the team at Brockhole on Windermere

We think it’s about time we found out a little bit more about some of the amazing team we have here at Brockhole on Windermere...starting with Dan Nield our Lakeshore Supervisor.

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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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