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Armitt Museum Review

Ambleside's fine local-history gallery and library explores the town's past and its surroundings through the eyes of local people such as Beatrix Potter. A large collection of Beatrix Potter's natural-history watercolors and a huge number of photographic portraits can be viewed by appointment in the excellent library upstairs. Temporary exhibitions of art with a local connection are widely lauded.

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  • Address: Rydal Rd., Ambleside, LA22 9BL | Map It
  • Phone: 015394/31212
  • Cost: £2.50
  • Hours: Mon.–Sat. 10–5; last admission at 4:30
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  • Location: Ambleside
Updated: 06-24-2013

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