Lancaster City Museum

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Lancaster City Museum is housed in an elegant Georgian building situated at the heart of historic Lancaster. Discover Lancaster's past from the time of the Romans to the present day.

The King's Own Royal Regiment Museum sits within Lancaster City Museum and charts the history of the regiment.

We have a changing programme of temporary exhibitions and events throughout the year.

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Opening hours

Tue-Sun 10.00-17.00

Closed: Mon except Bank Holidays
Open 7 days a week during summer school holidays
Closed between Christmas and New Year

Admission charges

Admission free

Additional info

Full wheelchair access to the ground floor. Access to the first floor and mezzanine levels is by a weight restricted stair lift.
Gift Shop.

Collection details

Archaeology, Archives, Coins and Medals, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Social History, Weapons and War

Lancaster City Museum
Market Square


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01524 64637

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