Opening times

Visitor centre / shop

10am - 5pm

Café

10am - 4.45pm

Gardens / adventure playground

8.30am - 7.00pm

Getting here

Brockhole
The Lake District Visitor Centre
Windermere
Cumbria LA23 1LJ

Parking charges apply

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Latest events at Brockhole

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Adventure

Bushcraft and survival skills - 30 May

Date: 30 May 2015
Price: £8

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

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Gardens

Glorious Garden Tour - 3 June

Date: 3 June 2015
Price: £3

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

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Wildlife

Birdwatch at Brockhole - 7 June

Date: 7 June 2015
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

Classical Music on the Terrace - 7 June

Date: 7 June 2015
Price: Free

Enjoy an afternoon of classical music in beautiful surroundings with the The Cellists.

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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 30 May or Wednesday 3 June to find out more.

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Top 15 family activities at Brockhole this May half term!

If you’re on the lookout for things to do with the kids this May half term, look no further. There’s tonnes to do at Brockhole and we’ve picked our top 15 events and activities for you and the family.

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Top 20 family activities in the Lake District this Easter

Top 20 family activities in the Lake District this Easter. From Easter egg hunts and events to boats, bikes and mini golf.

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Saturdays with a Splash!

On Saturday 14 and Saturday 21 March, the team from Windermere Jetty were at Brockhole exploring forces, engineering, the environment and habitats to celebrate British Science Week.

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