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Begin to peel back the layers of Towneley’s rich and turbulent history. Discover the hidden treasures and secrets of the hall, such as the secret passages, the Priest’s Hole and the haunted Peruvian mummy.

The hall houses a variety of displays encompassing natural history, Egyptology, local history, textiles, decorative art and regional furniture.

You are able to explore the period rooms, art gallery and learn more about Burnley’s history whilst a mouse trail through the hall keeps children entertained.

Our guided tours offer the inside story of Towneley Hall, taking you on a fascinating journey through its unique history, incredible architecture and the members of Towneley family.

The hall is also home to a busy events and functions programme, which includes house tours, exhibitions and much more.  Make sure to visit our event diary to see what’s on at the hall.

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What a little gem! It's a fabulous place the hall is so interesting with lots to see and lovely well informed staff on hand to tell you all its history.