Smithills Hall Museum, Lancashire

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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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  • There is a free car park and a couple of minutes stroll to the Halls entrance. This was a revisit for me, I went in 1974 with junior school. A friendly volunteer guide showed us round and enriched our...  more »
  • The hall has been lovingly preserved and presented in such a way as to easily comprehend former lives. I'm not going to describe what you will see, but merely urge you to go if you're in the area. The...  more »
  • Visited here after my son came here on a school trip and told me what a wonderful time he had, we brought along his best friend too. The hall was closed but I could still appreciate the outside of the...  more »
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  • We found Smithills Hall by accident and so pleased we did. Our tour guide was Pat (one of the volunteers ). She couldn't have been more informative. Brought the house and the families who lived here to life. Highly recommend a visit and do make a donation.
  • Excellent building,lots of original structure, very old, very good guided tour by volunteers. Free but you definitely should give a donation. Cafe nice, good food, reasonably priced.
  • The cafe is great and the food is amazing. Staff are wonderful. History is amazing and interesting. Highly reccomend
  • Love going here i take the kids and the dog. Totally relaxing place. Kids venture off and play i chill out and occasionally go looking in the trees for my drone i lost lol
  • Very interesting particularly as the original owners shared our surname. Great tour which explained all the extension stages

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