The Beatrix Potter Tour of the Lake District is great day out for fans of the author as well as nature lovers. The tour is set in the picturesque National Park which served as an inspiration to much of her work. You will learn about the life of Beatrix Potter and the characters she wrote about and many more fascinating facts about the Lake District National Park. Much of the 2006 movie Miss Potter was filmed in the North West of England and you will get to see many of these locations on the tour.
The tour will involve some walking and you will be led by a qualified blue badge guide who is also an expert on Beatrix Potter. Some of the highlights include visiting the 17th century farmhouse, Hilltop, which is where Beatrix Potter wrote many of her famous stories. You can get up close to some original illustrations in the Beatrix Potter Gallery and enjoy a cream tea and tour at Yew Tree Farm.
The next available dates are:
5th April 2012
3rd May 2012
7th June 2012
5th July 2012
Visit our Beatrix Potter Tour of the Lake District page to see more highlights, costs and links to book this great tour.