Until 18 July 2015
Objects with stories to tell about Preston. Explore Preston’s historical landscape as you walk around the points of the compass to discover intriguing objects – from a beautiful copper bowl found in the river Ribble at Preston dock, to a jug used at the medieval leper hospital at Maudlands.
The Harris Museum faces west in the middle of a city full of history and stories. You can travel east to discover a water jug found at the bottom of a well in New Hall Lane, or journey north to see a Roman spear from the fort at Ribchester.
Don't forget that you can see lots more archaelogy from the area in our Discover Preston gallery too.