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Preston’s Masonic Hall appeals for public vote in Heritage Open Days poll

Posted on - 16th June, 2024 - 7:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Arts, History, Preston buildings & attractions, Preston City Centre, Preston News, Proud Preston
Inside Preston Masonic Hall
Inside The Masonic Hall.

Preston’s Masonic Hall has been shortlisted to feature in a Showcase Anniversary Gallery for Heritage Open Days.

This year is the 30th anniversary of the first Heritage Open Days Festival, to celebrate they are creating a gallery of 30 events and venues which have made the days ‚Äėmagical‚Äô.

The Masonic Hall is the only location or event shortlisted from Preston and they are appealing for the public’s help to put the city on the map.

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The final decision on who is featured is down to a public vote.

The hall was selected not only for the history of the building and artefacts inside but also for the way it has evolved into a community asset.

At each Heritage Open Day, Preston artists and photographers are given a free space in the ballroom to create an art exhibition, it is also open for weddings and parties and the Mayor regularly attends.

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Preston Masonic Hall will be open on Saturday 7 September as part of the 2024 Festival.

To vote, you can visit the Heritage Open Days website and scroll down to the North West. The vote closes on 30 June.

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