Towneley Hall Art Gallery and Museum

Towneley Hall Art Gallery and Museum
Towneley Park
BB11 3RQ



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Towneley Hall
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Towneley Hall is a council-owned museum and art gallery, offering an intriguing combination of historic art collection alongside a changing programme of contemporary exhibitions.

Venue Type:

Museum, Gallery, Historic house or home, Garden, parklands or rural site, Association or society, Environmental or ecological centre

Opening hours

Saturday - Thursday 12.00 - 5.00pm
(Open 10.00 - 5.00 for booked groups and school parties.)

Closed: Fridays
(Open for booked groups and school parties.)

Admission charges

Free for Burnley residents.
£4 entry charge for non-Burnley residents.

Collection details

Archaeology, Architecture, Archives, Coins and Medals, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Industry, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Personalities, Science and Technology, Social History, Weapons and War, World Cultures

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.

Gadgets and Gizmos: Towneley Hall Museums at Night 2014

  • 15 May 2014 5-8pm

We’ll be using special objects from our collection as inspiration for exciting workshops, interactive performances, tours and entertainment to celebrate Burnley’s past and present relationship with technology. Prepare to be enthralled by our story tellers, intrigued by our gadgets and gizmos, and amazed by all the weird and wonderful things you never knew were hidden away here at Towneley.

Suitable for

  • Any age