Pendle Heritage Centre
Pendle Heritage Centre
Pendle Heritage Centre , listed grade ll buildings, incorporates a Museum, Art gallery, Parlour Shop, Tea-Room, 18th Century walled Garden, Cruck-barn, Tourist Information Centre and Conference Facilities.
Museum, Historic house or home, Garden, parklands or rural site
Closed Christmas day
Free entrance to the Heritage Centre
Museum £3.30 Adults
18th Century Walled Garden £1.65 Adults
Joint Admission £4.40 Adults
Family Ticket £9.00
English Heritage 2 for 1
- English Heritage
- 10 January — 1 March 2015 *on now
Moveable Feast includes figurative and abstract paintings, original prints, drawings, sculpture and ceramics by artists who have exhibited at Gavagan Art, Settle, North Yorkshire. Mary Gavagan was previously director of Lancaster University art gallery for twenty years.
Artists from Lancashire and Yorkshire include : Frank Gordon, David Knight, Jacquie Denby, Heather Cook, David Cook, Sam Dalby, Roy Hubbard, Chris Rigby, Milan Ivanic, Derek Setford, Anna Lambert, David Thomas, Marjan Wouda, Paul Mason, Katharine Holmes, Donald Fenton and Patricia Knowles. There is a display of work by the Royal Academician Albert Irvin OBE.
photoThere is also a rare opportunity to see, ‘Johanna’, by James Hargreaves Morton (1891 – 1918), the celebrated East Lancashire painter. ‘Johanna’ was first exhibited at the International Society of Sculptors, Painters and Gravers exhibition, London in 1915. David Ward writing in The Guardian in 2005 commented that the painting was a ‘haunting picture… a sad-eyed Belgian refugee in a green coat’.
- Any age
Open Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday only.
Pendle's Hidden Valley- the story so far
- 27 February 2015 From 7:30pm
It is well known that the Pendle district is full of mysterious goings on like the Devil's Apronful, and preserved treasures like Wycoller. What is less well known is the area’s concealed past. For 30 years or so the Pendle Heritage Archaeology Group has been delving into these 'lost' treasures. Now we have embarked on a new long term project, to explore Pendle's Hidden Valley - from Portfield to Water Meetings. This talk is about our first year of exploration of the Hidden Valley. Already we have discovered tantalising clues hinting at a deeper, more complex history than hitherto expected.
£2.50 members; non members £3.50