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Lancashire Museums

Type: Museum

Throughout Lancashire
Lancashire
PR1 4YP

Tel: 01772 790 833

Add Lancashire Museums to your Itinerary

Lancaster Castle

Imagine a place where you can explore, touch, learn, discover and most of all have fun. At Lancashire Museums we have lots of stuff going on to tempt you and your families.

Xplore Lancashire Museums

Visit 11 amazing venues discovering the fascinating history of this great county. Whether you have two minutes or two hours to spare why not take advantage of our exciting Xplorer ticket so you can visit us again and again and save money. You'll be surprised how much there is to see and do in Lancashire. Where will your journey take you…

The diversity of Lancashire means you can take in a Norman castle in the Ribble Valley, step back in time to the heyday of the Lancashire cotton industry in the east of the county and take in five unique museums all within walking distance in the historical city of Lancaster.

Our annual Xplorer passes offer three great packages to suit your needs and interests. Whether you want to visit the same museum again and again or visit all 11 there's an Xplorer pass for you!

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Somewhere in France
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Wednesday, 15th July 2015 - Wednesday, 15th July 2015

Poulton and Wyre Railway ~ 175 Years On
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Saturday, 18th July 2015 - Saturday, 18th July 2015

Viking Treasures
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Monday, 20th July 2015 - Sunday, 20th September 2015

Reflection' Exhibition
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Tuesday, 21st July 2015 - Tuesday, 21st July 2015

Thursday, 23rd July 2015 - Thursday, 23rd July 2015

Tuesday, 28th July 2015 - Tuesday, 28th July 2015

Thursday, 30th July 2015 - Thursday, 30th July 2015

Tuesday, 4th August 2015 - Tuesday, 4th August 2015

Thursday, 6th August 2015 - Thursday, 6th August 2015

Tuesday, 11th August 2015 - Tuesday, 11th August 2015

Thursday, 13th August 2015 - Thursday, 13th August 2015

Tuesday, 18th August 2015 - Tuesday, 18th August 2015

Thursday, 20th August 2015 - Thursday, 20th August 2015

Tuesday, 25th August 2015 - Tuesday, 25th August 2015

Thursday, 27th August 2015 - Thursday, 27th August 2015

Tuesday, 1st September 2015 - Tuesday, 1st September 2015

Thursday, 3rd September 2015 - Thursday, 3rd September 2015

Summer holiday craft workshops
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Saturday, 25th July 2015 - Monday, 31st August 2015

Weaving in Prisons
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Saturday, 1st August 2015 - Saturday, 1st August 2015

Super Saturday - Creative Creatures
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Tuesday, 4th August 2015 - Tuesday, 4th August 2015

Ancient Masks
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Wednesday, 5th August 2015 - Wednesday, 5th August 2015

Wednesday, 12th August 2015 - Wednesday, 12th August 2015

Wednesday, 19th August 2015 - Wednesday, 19th August 2015

Wednesday, 26th August 2015 - Wednesday, 26th August 2015

Kids' Activity Tours at Lancaster Castle
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Thursday, 6th August 2015 - Thursday, 6th August 2015

Ancient Mask Making
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Saturday, 8th August 2015 - Sunday, 4th October 2015

Town v Country: The Ribble Valley Open Art Exhibition
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Thursday, 13th August 2015 - Thursday, 13th August 2015

Sticks and Stones Natural Art
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Saturday, 15th August 2015 - Sunday, 27th September 2015

Lancashire Archives: 75 Years, 74 Treasures
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Tuesday, 18th August 2015 - Tuesday, 18th August 2015

Small World Wonders
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Wednesday, 19th August 2015 - Wednesday, 19th August 2015

Meet Ron Baxter
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Thursday, 20th August 2015 - Thursday, 20th August 2015

Land Army Girl
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Small World Wonders
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Tuesday, 25th August 2015 - Tuesday, 25th August 2015

Wonderous Weaving
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Thursday, 27th August 2015 - Thursday, 27th August 2015

Wonderous Weaving
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Saturday, 5th September 2015 - Saturday, 5th September 2015

Super Saturday- Give a bug a home!
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Saturday, 3rd October 2015 - Saturday, 3rd October 2015

Super Saturday - Creative Carrots and Artistic Artichokes
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Gawthorpe Hall, Padiham

Awards

  • National Awards***Member of Marketing Lancashire ***Member of Marketing Lancashire 2014
  • Sub-Regional AwardsLancashire Tourism Awards 2014 Finalist Lancashire Tourism Awards 2014 Finalist 2014

Opening Times

Lancashire Museums (1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015)

* Please check with each museum for individual opening times.

Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
1 Venue£8.00 per ticket
11 Venues£12.00 per ticket
Family and Friends 11 venues£20.00 per ticket

Tickets are for one year's unlimited access.

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