Discover an exhibition of Beatrix Potter’s original watercolours and illustrations which explore the inspiration she found in the natural world. From an early age, Beatrix made intricate studies of wild animals, the cycle of the seasons and the woodland environments of her beloved mushrooms.
Realism and Romance: Beatrix Potter, a life inspired by nature is at the National Trust’s Beatrix Potter Gallery in Hawkshead – open daily from 11am – 4.30pm
Realism and Romance: Beatrix Potter, a life inspired by nature is a highlight event of Lakes Ignite 2016 – celebrating art and culture in the Lake District that sparks your imagination from 30 April – 22 May, supported by United Utilities.
To enjoy this Lakes cultural event and much more, book your break in the Lake District here