The Whitaker Museum, Rawtenstall

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The Whitaker Museum is located in Rawtenstall. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to The Whitaker Museum by using our Rossendale journey planning app .
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  • August 11, 2017
    Perhaps it is because I prefer small, local museums to large and impersonal ones, but we really enjoyed our visit here, and the only criticism I have is that the lighting in the room with the stuffed ...  more »
  • August 8, 2017
    If your looking for an interesting few hours to spend with young children the whitaker is a great place. Set in the grounds of Whitaker park it's a perfect combination for children. Large park to play...  more »
  • July 11, 2017
    Love the atmosphere here. Food always brilliant. Staff always a great setting. Trendy decor. Love the place  more »
  • Nice valley museum holstering some quaint displays with a nice bar at which to chill. The open mic night is a blast! If visiting the valley, definitely check it out.
  • An excellent meal! Very nice ambience, attentive and friendly staff and very well prepared and presented fresh food. A credit to Rawtenstall will definitely come again..
  • Nice location and lovely staff. We ordered cake each and tea and coffee. Shame the tea and coffee took so long to arrive that the cake was all finished when it finally did!
  • Of intense local interest - but could do with more info on spinning & weaving
  • Interesting visit. A good variety of pieces within the museum. The restaurant there was also very nice.

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