Judges' Lodgings

Exterior of Judges' Lodgings
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Lancaster's oldest town house, nestled in the shadow of Lancaster Castle. Originally the home of Thomas Covell and later used by judges visiting the Assize Courts, this Grade 1 listed building offers something for all the family.
See the splendidly restored period rooms featuring fine furniture by the renowned Gillows of Lancaster.
Take a journey through history in the Museum of Childhood with our enchanting collection of dolls, toys and games from the 18th century to the present day. Play with traditional Victorian games in our 'hands-on' room and visit our impressive Edwardian schoolroom.

Venue Type:

Museum, Historic house or home

Opening hours

Judges' Lodgings Museum is closing on 30 September 2016 except for pre-booked school visits.
For more information ring 0300 123 6701 or email museums.enquiries@lancashire.gov.uk.

Admission charges

Please see our website for our current charges

Discounts

  • Museums Association

Additional info

Judges' Lodgings Museum is closing on 30 September 2016 except for pre-booked school visits.
For more information ring 0300 123 6701 or email museums.enquiries@lancashire.gov.uk.
Negotiations are underway with a potential new operator. We will keep you updated on progress.

Collection details

Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Social History, Toys and Hobbies

Resources listed here may include websites, bookable tours and workshops, books, loan boxes and more. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all.

Judges' Lodgings
Church Street
Lancaster
Lancashire
LA1 1YS
England

Website

www.lancashire.gov.uk/museums

Lancashire Museums Twitter page

www.twitter.com/LMuseums

E-mail

Enquiries

museums.enquiries@lancashire.gov.uk

Telephone

0300 123 6701

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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