Famous Museums in Lancashire

The museums in Lancashire give the very essence of its citizens and rich culture. If you are looking for something deeper and more meaningful, head to the museums in city. Explore the cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical side of Lancashire with these museums.
We have curated a variety of the best and free museums in city, besides the usual arts or historical ones. Explore and engage yourself with the wonders of science at the museum of science in Lancashire. Get fascinated by the exceptional stories of heroes at war museums or memorials. You can go wow with your kids at the Natural history museums or enjoy some time at children's museums in Lancashire.
Check out this list for an entertaining and enlightening trip to the museums in Lancashire.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Lancashire:

  1. #1 of 11 Museums in Lancashire
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    Towneley Hall

    Tags: Art Gallery, Museum

    Address: Towneley Park, Burnley BB11 3RQ, UK

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm Details

    The Towneley Hall is a historic House, a Museum and an art gallery that covers an area of 400 acres of impressive parkland which has all the ingredients for an educational, fun and adventurous day out...Read more

  2. #2 of 11 Museums in Lancashire
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    Lancaster Maritime Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 25 St George's Quay, Lancaster LA1 1RB, UK

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Lancaster Maritime Museum is located in the heart of Lancaster, England. It is established in the eighteenth century port of Lancaster Custom House and warehouse buildings. Visiting this museum will g...Read more

  3. #3 of 11 Museums in Lancashire
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    Ribble Steam Railway Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: Chain Caul Rd

    Timings: 10:30 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    Andrew Hajewskyj

    We booked for cream tea. Lovely little steam railway that has lots of little industrial steam and diesel locomotives. The train ride take just under 40 minutes there and back thought I think admission...

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  4. #4 of 11 Museums in Lancashire
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: Stanley St

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    Seán Walker

    Such a pity it's closed now.

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  5. #5 of 11 Museums in Lancashire
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    Lancaster City Museum  Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    Fred Simpson

    I visited this museum to mainly to see their special exhibition to remember the end of the 1st World War which was excellent. While there I also looked at the permanent displays of the history of area...

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  6. #6 of 11 Museums in Lancashire
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    Helmshore Mills Textile Museum Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: Holcombe Rd

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm Details
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    Sharon Monaghan

    Visited for the Christmas market. The place really puts you in the mood for Christmas. Great to support local business. Bought loads of unusual Christmas presents that were unique. Brass band playing ...

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  7. #7 of 11 Museums in Lancashire
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    British Commercial Vehicle Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: King St, Leyland PR25 2LE, UK

    British Commercial Vehicle Museum is popular tourist attraction in Leyland, England. Considered to be one of the finest motor museums in Europe, it is home to more than 60 unique and historic vehicles...Read more

  8. #8 of 11 Museums in Lancashire
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    Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery  Image
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    Tags: Art Gallery, Museum

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:45 pm Details

    Overview of Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery Welcome to the page of Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery . This is a place of interest in the city of Lancashire in United Kingdom. Although listed her...Read more

  9. #9 of 11 Museums in Lancashire
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    Harris Museum And Art Gallery  Image
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    Tags: Art Gallery, Museum

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    Mark Bennett

    Nice open warm place steeped in history. Coffee shop in the centre on the ground floor, local history displays on the first floor and art exhibits on the second floor. All accessible by a grand stone...

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