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Fleetwood Museum Heritage Talks

Type:Historical

Fleetwood Museum, 6 - 7 Queen's Terrace, Fleetwood, Lancashire, FY7 6BT

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Fleetwood Museum

A visit to Fleetwood Museum is a fascinating, family-friendly journey through time.   Explore the town’s heritage from its Victorian origins, world renowned fishing industry and home of the famous Fisherman’s Friend lozenges, to the present day.

You are invited to join one of the free monthly heritage talks.  Fascinating topics for 2022 include Royal visits of Fleetwood and the joy of amateur astronomy.  All talks are hosted in the first floor education room.

Talks are free but voluntary donations are welcome.  No need to book.  Just turn up on the day.

 

Book Tickets

Opening Times

Royal visits to Fleetwood since 1847, Dick Gilingham (1 June 2022)
DayTimes
Wednesday14:00
Fleetwood ships and docks in photos, Eddie Hammill (6 July 2022)
DayTimes
Wednesday14:00
Fleetwood Town Football Club since 1877, Phil Brown (3 Aug 2022)
DayTimes
Wednesday14:00
Tom Gallon Lumb, entrepreneur, Dick Gillingham (7 Sept 2022)
DayTimes
Wednesday14:00
The joy of amateur astronomy, Stuart Leadbetter (5 Oct 2022)
DayTimes
Wednesday14:00

Prices

Free
Donations welcome
No booking required

Awards

  • Sub-Regional AwardsPartner of Visit Lancashire Partner of Visit Lancashire 2018

Directions

Road Directions

M55 (J3). Take A585 to Fleetwood, and follow the brown signs to the museum. The museum overlooks the River Wyre. Free on street parking is available outside the museum and the nearest pay and display car park is accessible from Custom House Lane, to the rear of the museum. FY7 6BY.

Public Transport Directions

Railway - nearest railway station is Preston - then bus number 75 to Fleetwood.

Local bus and tram routes

Bus No. 1  - Blackpool Squire's Gate to Fleetwood. Alight at Albert Square.

Bus No. 14  - Blackpool to Fleetwood via Layton and Carleton. Alight at Albert Square.

Bus No. 24 - Poulton-Le-Fylde and Cleveleys to Fleetwood via Arundel Drive, Carleton and Hillylaid Road, Thornton. Alight at Fleetwood Ferry.

Bus  No. 75 - Preston Railway Station to Fleetwood via Riversway Preston, Newton, Kirkham, Weeton, Singleton, Poulton-Le-Fylde, Thornton Centre, Cleveleys and  Thornton Pheasant's Wood. Alight at Albert Square.

Tram  - Blackpool Squires Gate to Fleetwood. Alight at Victoria Street.

 

Facilities

Other

  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Toilets

COVID-19 Response

  • COVID-19 measures in place
  • COVID-19 risk assessment completed

Provider Preferences

  • Promenade/Seaside Location

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