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Preston Marriott Hotel

Garstang Road, Broughton  Preston  England  PR3 5JB  United Kingdom 

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Visitor's Guide: Preston

Museum of Lancashire

History of Lancashire
  • Category: Architecture & Design
  • Hours: Tu to Sa from 10:30 AM to 05:00 PM,Su from 12:00 PM to 05:00 PM
  • Train: "Preston (Lancs)‎
  • Accessible for persons with disabilities: yes


Step into the Museum of Lancashire and get ready to step back into time! Housed in an 1800s neoclassical style building, this historical museum features rare historical collections, interactive displays, galleries and much more. Their collection 'Lancashire Through Time' is an archaeological recording of the county through the ages including, 4000 year old axes, industrial and Roman artifacts. 'Lancashire Law and Order' is a history of crime and punishment in the county, whereas 'Lancashire At Play' is devoted to music, humor and entertainment. Other interesting galleries like 'Lancashire At Work', 'Lancashire Goes To War' and 'Lancashire People' give visitors a interactive, factual and detailed historical accounts of life in the county.

Identification of these resources is solely for the convenience of our guests. Neither Marriott International, Inc. nor any of its affiliates or franchisees endorses or is a sponsor of these resources.