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Pendle Heritage Centre

Type:Heritage / Visitor Centre

Park Hill

Tel: 01282 677150

Pendle Heritage Centre



  • Open All Year
  • Toilets
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Establishment Features

  • Disabled Access/Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • Car Parking
  • Coaches Welcome
  • Parking (free)

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre

Map & Directions

Road Directions

The Pendle Heritage Centre is located 1 mile from junction 13 of the M65 and is signposted.

Public Transport Directions

Bus no's 109 and 110 from Nelson bus station to Barrowford. Short walk through the park to Pendle Heritage Centre.

Opening Times

Pendle Heritage Centre (1 Nov 2019 - 24 Dec 2019)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*
Museum & Gallery (1 Nov 2019 - 24 Dec 2019)
Monday - Sunday11:00 - 16:00*
Pendle Heritage Centre (27 Dec 2019 - 31 Mar 2020)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00*
Museum & Gallery (27 Dec 2019 - 31 Mar 2020)
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change


Barrowford, PendleBarrowford is a linear village situated to the north of Nelson on the A682. It has 17th and 18th century farmhouses and handloom weavers' cottages alongside the later 19th and 20th century mills.

Pendle Heritage Centre - Cafe, BarrowfordCome and relax over a morning coffee, lunch or afternoon tea with delightful views over the restored 18th century feature garden.

Pendle Cycle Tour, PendleA 17 mile on-road cycle route through marvellous undulating countryside and picturesque villages, taking from 3 to 4 hours, depending on the pace you go and how long you stop along the route. Not suitable for beginners.

Saturday, 9th November 2019 - Saturday, 9th November 2019

Prehistory Study DayMaps of prehistoric sites in the North West appear to show a void. Slowly the land is giving up its secrets and the excavation work and findings of the speakers in this progarmme will challenge the accepted views of prehistory in the North West. We have some very interesting sites and knowledgeable…
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Thursday, 31st October 2019 - Thursday, 31st October 2019

Kantos Chamber Choir present 'The Lancashire Witch Trials: An Immersive Experience'Kantos Chamber Choir present an evening of choral music alongside poetry and speeches from the Lancashire Witch Trials. The repertoire includes music by Byrd, Palestrina Gesualdo, Allegri and also two pieces of contemporary choral music.
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