museum of lancashire

Final Whittingham Lives event to explore “the lunacy of war”

Doctors at Whittingham, Courtesy Harris Museum, Art Gallery & Library Doctors at Whittingham, Courtesy The Harris The final event in the Whittingham Lives project will explore the impact of war on Whittingham Asylum and its patients. The conference, titled The Lunacy of War: […]

3 years ago
Museum of Lancashire in Preston’s future remains unclear

museum lancashire The Museum of Lancashire Progress on reopening the Museum of Lancashire in Preston remains stalled. Talks are ongoing between Lancashire County Council and a mystery consortium who are interested in […]

3 years ago
Museum of Lancashire closure date set as consortium deal talks continue

Museum of Lancashire appearing on Children In Need Pic: Lancashire County Council A museum in Preston is to close from September as the county council continues negotiations to secure its future. The Museum of Lancashire, which is being eyed by a consortium, […]

5 years ago
Mystery consortium is eyeing up the under-threat Museum of Lancashire

Stairwell inside the Museum of Lancashire Pic: Paul Melling Preston’s Museum of Lancashire is being eyed up by a mystery consortium who want to save it. But negotiations with Lancashire County Council could stall due to financial concerns. Documents […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement May half-term inspiration for what to do with the kids at Museum of Lancashire

Museum of Lancashire appearing on Children In Need Pic: Lancashire County Council Is the calendar looking a little bare for activities to do this late May half-term? There’s a host of activities taking place at the under-threat Museum of Lancashire. The museum […]

5 years ago
Museum of Lancashire to stay open until September

Preston’s much-loved Museum of Lancashire has won a stay of execution from closure. It had previously been due to close in early April but councillors have said the doors will […]

5 years ago
Caravan Gallery photo exhibition to park up at Museum of Lancashire

Some of the pictures in the Caravan Gallery exhibition A bright yellow caravan will be popping up across Preston from the end of the month as part of a new exhibition. The Caravan Gallery parks up at the Museum […]

6 years ago
Museum of Lancashire closure: Petition urges Prestonians to take action to save heritage

Preston’s Museum of Lancashire should be saved from closure according to an online petition. Prestonians are being urged to put their names to the call for the museum to remain […]

6 years ago
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