Museum of Lancashire

Children exploring fossils in a piece of limestone
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Family Friendly Galleries
Explore 2000 years of Lancashire history with our fantastic range of family friendly, interactive galleries.

Explore a range of themes and objects which will introduce you to the story of Lancashire at work, rest and play.

Discover what is unique about the county and the heritage it has to offer.
Enjoy a freshly brewed cup of coffee and slice of cake in our relaxing café.
Browse the locally sourced products and gifts in the shop.

Changing exhibitions available as well as a community exhibition space for groups to share their own personal stories and journeys. Interested in being part of this? Contact us for more information.

Venue Type:


Opening hours

Please see our website for our current opening times

Admission charges

Admission free

Additional info

Free parking for cars and coaches
Light refreshments available
Gift Shop
Limited access for disabled users
Visitors with guide dogs welcome
Family events and activities
Baby changing facilities

Collection details

Archaeology, Coins and Medals, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Social History, Weapons and War

Museum of Lancashire
Stanley Street


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