Opening times

Visitor centre / shop / cafe / indoor play

10am-4pm

The Gaddum Restaurant

11am-4pm

Gardens/ grounds/ adv playground

10am-4pm

Lakeshore Activities

11am-4pm

Getting here

Brockhole on Windermere
Windermere
Cumbria LA23 1LJ

Parking charges apply at all times

Ben Bush Exhibition!

Ben Bush Exhibition!

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The Brockhole Cafe!

The Brockhole Cafe!

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All Weather Fun!

All Weather Fun!

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Latest events at Brockhole

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Arts and crafts

Creative Workshops for adults January - March

Date: 12 Jan - 29 Mar 2019

Choose from an inspiring varied programme of creative workshops, including print-making, textiles, mosaics and more! Ideal for beginner to an intermediate level or those looking to try their hand at something new. Sessions are offered as 2-hour classes or 2 part short courses.

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Arts and crafts

In the Still of the Night Feb 2 - April 1

Date: 2 Feb - 1 Apr 2019

Ben Bush is a self-taught landscape photographer born and based in the North Lake District. Ben’s photographs feature impressive mountain ranges, arching celestial skies, low misty clouds and deep mirrored waters. His collection of work predominately celebrates the Lake District. Additional photographs show other magical scenes such as the northern lights of Skye. Many of Bush’s images explore the realm of astrophotography.

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Watersports

Great North Swim

Date: 9-10 June 2019

Hosted at Brockhole on Windermere, it’s a fantastic weekend of open water swimming in the stunning Lake District. With distances to suit all levels and abilities, you can enjoy a weekend in the great outdoors with friends and family. Take your pick from 250 metres, 1/2 a mile, 1 mile, 2 miles, 5k or a 10k...

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Family fun

Plantlife

Date: 13 Jun - 11 Aug 2019

Atlantic woodlands are one of the richest and most treasured habitats found within the British Isles. These forested ecosystems are teeming with biodiversity and showcase some of the most exceptional examples of lichens, bryophytes, and ferns that the UK has to offer. Come and visit Plantlife’s Photography Exhibition and experience the woodland wonders found across the Lake District, particularly with the free events on offer throughout the summer.

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Hygge in the Lake District – the art of staying cosy at Brockhole

The Lake District National Park is the perfect place to get warm and cosy this winter. If your out walking in the fells, coming home to a lovely Hygge environment can be something nice to look forward

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A big thank you from Brockhole's Halloween Monsters 2018...

The ghostly ghoul seen on the top balcony of the Lake District's famous white house has mysteriously vanished. Monsters have escaped from the macabre marquee and jumped on a boat across Windermere...

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Autumn Garden Secrets - The Brockhole Gardens, a changing landscape

We asked Iain Turnbull, Head Gardener here at Brockhole to share his Autumn gardening secrets with us. Read on to discover his top spots in the Brockhole garden...

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8 tips for the perfect Lake District adventure this Autumn

Activities, things to do at Brockhole on Windermere. September is a beautiful month in the Lake District National Park. At Brockhole on Windermere, the autumn colours are just beginning to show.

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