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Smithills Hall Museum, Lancashire
(4.7/5 based on 25+ reviews on the web)
Make a date with history and visit Smithills Hall Museum. Smithills Hall opened to the public as a museum in 1963 but its history dates back to the 14th century. Today much of the Hall has been restored to its original splendor and you can see rooms and displays from across the centuries.

Entrance to the Hall is free.
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TripAdvisor
  • We had a really good look around the hall and then some lovely walks around the grounds. We would have had lunch here but there was a fire alarm and evacuation ongoing. 
  • An interesting 14th Century hall set in a country park which is free to visit. It was sold over the years to various people but was lived in for 200 years by the Barton family from 1485. The house was...  more »
  • The word museum may be off-putting. Smithills hall museum is a grade I listed manor house (timber frame type) from around the year 1330. Full of interesting items of furniture including table ,cabinet...  more »
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  • We had a lovely day here nice house with lots of history and a great Tea room. Thanks to Peter for the tour very informative and a nice man. I would highly recommend a trip here. Free admission.
  • Superb setting and a well preserved piece of local history.
  • Well kept historic house with friendly staff. Excellent onsite tea room
  • I have not been to Smithills Hall yet I will attend my Niece`s Wedding there on the 6thAugust 23016 it look very nice and is quite large looking at the internet photos I see on computer.
  • Present service, beautiful surroundings