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Browsholme Hall

Type: Historic House

Cow Ark
Clitheroe
Lancashire
BB7 3DE

Tel: 01254 827 160

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Browsholme Hall

Browsholme Hall has been the ancestral home of the Parkers, Bowbearers of the Forest of Bowland since the time Tudor times. Today it is still the family’s home and visitors are invited to enjoy its magnificent architecture, fabulous interiors and antique furnishings set in the stunning landscape of the Hodder Valley.

‘a wonderful Tudor Hall with over 500 years living history’ - ‘a jewel in the crown of the Forest of Bowland’  - ‘a hidden gem  and more so for being a family home’

Visitors will not only view the remarkable antiquarian collection but truly gain the genuine atmosphere of a family home. Superb oak chests, Gillow furniture, portraits, civil war arms and many unique relics sit side by side with our children’s toys, a flat screen TV, dog leads and other evidence a family home. 

Our guided tours (c.1 hour) are tailored for all ages and interests and will captivate all those who enjoy the rich heritage that a unique and ancient Lancastrian home has to offer.

The gardens and grounds are laid out in the style of Capability Brown with, open vista’s, lawns, a ha-ha, a series of lakes, terraces and a ‘wilderness’ undergoing restoration. 

Afterwards visitors have the opportunity to enjoy homemade refreshments in the tearoom within our beautifully restored 18th C Tithe Barn.

This year we are open every Wednesday from May to the end of September, when the gardens are free and the tearoom is open for light refreshments.
Otherwise groups and coach parties are welcome throughout the year by arrangement.

 

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Sunday, 3rd December 2017 - Sunday, 3rd December 2017

Sunday, 10th December 2017 - Sunday, 10th December 2017

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Thursday, 5th October 2017 - Thursday, 5th October 2017

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Awards

  • Green AwardsGreen Tourism Business Scheme (Gold) Green Tourism Business Scheme (Gold) 2014
  • Sub-Regional AwardsSustainable Tourism Award Sustainable Tourism Award 2016
  • National Awards***Member of Marketing Lancashire ***Member of Marketing Lancashire 2014
  • Sub-Regional AwardsLancashire Tourism Awards Finalist Lancashire Tourism Awards Finalist 2014
  • Visit EnglandVisit England Awards 2016 - Sustainable Tourism - Highly Commended Visit England Awards 2016 - Sustainable Tourism - Highly Commended 2016

Opening Times

Every Wednesday (1 May 2017 - 30 Sep 2017)
DayTimes
MondayClosed*
TuesdayClosed*
Wednesday11:3016:00*
ThursdayClosed*
FridayClosed*
SaturdayClosed*
SundayClosed*
Sunday 7th May and Sunday 4th June (7 May 2018 - 4 Jun 2018)
DayTimes

* All Public open days -
Tithe Barn Tea Room - 11:30 – 4.00pm.
Hall Tours on the hour from 12 - 4.00pm.
Open Spring & August - Bank Holiday Monday

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Children over 14+£4.00 per ticket
Children under 14Free
Concessions£7.50 per person per day
Entrance to Garden£3.50 per ticket
Gardens Mid-weekFree
Groups£8.00 per ticket
Hall Tour£8.50 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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