About Us

Preston's Museums

 Red double-decker busLet us guide you through a jam-packed family day out!

 

The Harris is only one of the great museums in Preston. There's something for everyone across our five fantastic venues with some of the best family-friendly activities and hidden treasures to find.

 

So drop in for an hour or explore for a whole day!


 

Where shall we go first?

Harris Museum & Art Gallery 

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Lancashire Infantry Museum

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Museum of Lancashire

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Ribble Steam Railway

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South Ribble Museum

 


What is Preston Museums Group?

These five museums in and around Preston are working together to bring high quality cultural experiences to the people of Lancashire and beyond.

 

 

Where can I find out more?

Visit our websites on the links above, or check out our social media channels for up to the minute news and events.

 

 

Have you visited all five venues? Why not drop us an email or head over to TripAdvisor and tell us what you thought!

 

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Harris Museum and Art Gallery

Market Square,
Preston
PR1 2PP 

T 01772 258248 (office 10am-4pm)
T 01772 905414 (event bookings)
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FREE Entry

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OPENING HOURS
Please note that our top floor fine art gallery will be closed from 1.30 - 3.30pm on Sunday 11 June for a Friends of the Harris event.

Museum, Art Gallery, Library & Makerspace

Mon 10am-7pm
(Museum/Art Gallery 11am-5pm)

Tue 10am-5pm

Wed 10am-7pm
(Museum/Art Gallery 10am-5pm)

Thur 10am-5pm

Fri 10am-5pm

Sat 10am-5pm

Sun 11am-4pm

IT Centre Computers open 9am daily, except Sundays 11am

Café and Shop
Daily 10am-4pm, except Sundays 11am-3.30pm


EASTER 2017:

Museum & Art Gallery open
Good Friday 14 April and
Easter Saturday 15 April
(10.00am - 5.00pm)

Library, Museum & Art Gallery closed
Easter Sunday 16 April and
Easter Monday 17 April

Library Bank Holiday opening to be confirmed

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