From the 6th July Towneley Hall will be opening to the public with COVID safe measures in place. Our opening hours will be Saturday to Thursday, 12-4.45 (last entry at 4pm).

To manage visitor numbers Towneley Hall will be operating a booking system for people to enter the hall. Please book your visit with us here:

A one-way system has been introduced with floors signs and a map to help navigate around our beautiful building.

Screens, hand sanitizer and frequent cleaning have also been introduced to help keep visitors safe.

From all our staff and volunteers, thank you for your continued support during these difficult times.

Towneley Hall

Towneley Hall historic house, art gallery and museum located in 400 acres of beautiful parkland provides all the ingredients for a fun, educational and adventurous day out.

The magnificent hall, which dates from the 14th Century, contains fine period rooms decorated with oil paintings and sculptures.

The museum houses an eclectic collection including an Egyptian mummy, the Whalley Abbey vestments, Lancashire-made oak furniture, Pilkington Pottery and the Towneley Bear!  The art gallery boasts a spectacular collection of oil paintings including works by Sir Lawrence Alma Tadema, John William Waterhouse and Johan Zoffany.