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LANCASTER CASTLE

Castle Parade, Lancaster LA1 1YJ

Since 1150

Castle, Landmark, Historical Site, Tours, Collection, Heritage Centre, Architecture Structure, Guided Tours, Events, Castle Clock Tower, Well Tower, Gatehouse, Governor's House, Private Hire, School Visits, Group Visits & Gift Shop

Accompanying Registered Carers are admitted free - Young people under the age of sixteen must be accompanied by an adult - It is a medieval castle - Founded in the 11th century on the site of a Roman fort overlooking a crossing of the River Lune

Price: Adults £8, Concessions (Children, Students and People Aged over 65) £6.50 & Family £20

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Mon - Sun 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Whether this was entirely down to our wonderful tour guide, Caren, who was absolutely superb or whether we were lucky with the weather a race event and a great bunch of folk on the tour, but we thoroughly enjoyed this little experience. Full of witty stories, mass's of historical information, a teeny weeny bit of gore ( all checked out beforehand with the parents l hasten to add) and a wander round court rooms, cells, castle rooms etc. Well worth every penny in my opinion - certainly worth it!
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JUDGES’ LODGINGS

Church Street, Lancaster LA1 1YS

Since 1625

Museum, Town House, Landmark, Architectural Buildings, Historical Places, Exhibitions, Collections, Programs, Activities, Events & Gift Shop

It is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade I listed building - The building is constructed in sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings and slate roofs - It has a U-shaped plan - The architectural style is Georgian

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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sat 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Sun Closed

This landmark building in Lancaster's historic quarter, home to travelling assize judges until 40 years ago is a fine Georgian specimen and houses a fabulous collection of Gillow furniture. Local authority cutback placed this museum under threat of closure in 2016 but discussions are now underway for a community-led charity to be formed to keep the museum going and exploit its full potential. A reminder that Georgian elegance can be found outside London and that English furniture craftsmanship.
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LANCASTER TOWN HALL

Dalton Square, Lancaster LA1 1PJ

Since 1909

Town Hall, Government Organization, Landmark, Historic Site, Architectural Buildings, Statue, Concerts, Banqueting Room, Wedding Ceremony, Venue Hire, Exhibitions, Meetings, Conferences, Events, Celebration Dinners & Private Functions

The committee were impressed with many buildings but particularly those designed by the famous architect of the day E.W. Mountfield FRIBA - The stone carving over the front steps was undertaken by F.W. Pomfrey

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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Sat & Sun Closed

Booked this tour on line and we were very impressed by this amazing building. A stunning building which notes he opulence spent on town buildings in the past. This multifunctional building which is still very much in use today is a must see in this city. We have visited several times but cannot imagine why we have never been here. Very enthusiastic staff. Who are clearly happy in their work.they do a little trail for kids to follow.
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