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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  • 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 »
  • 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 »
  • Love the atmosphere here. Food always brilliant. Staff always a great setting. Trendy decor. Love the place  more »
  • Small gallery but good cafe and food. Nice gardens and setting. Parking limited. Staff very friendly
  • Over the mantlepiece brought back fond memories. Staff and volunteers really helpful and friendly. Festival event fab. Will be back.
  • As a museum its a bit boring, but the cafe/restaurant is nice and it puts on a lot of different events which are good
  • Lovely place, been going since I was a boy. Had to adapt with the times and the team are doing a great job. Keep it up.
  • 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.

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