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Heritage Centres - N. England and N. Wales

Updated Thursday 1st December 2005

Find heritage centres in Northern England and North Wales.

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Windermere Steamboat Museum
Rayrigg Road
Windermere
Cumbria
LA23 1BN

Tel: 015394 45565
Windermere Steamboat Museum website

 

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Macclesfield Silk Museums
The Heritage Centre
Roe Street
Macclesfield
SK11 6UT

Tel: 01625 613210
Macclesfield Silk Museums website

Quarry Bank Mill
Quarry Bank Road
Styal
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 4LA

Tel: 01625 527468
Quarry Bank Mill website

 

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Armley Mills - Leeds Industrial Museum
Canal Road
Armley
Leeds
LS12 2QF

Tel: 0113 263 7861
Leeds Industrial Museum website

Cragside House Northumbria
Rothbury
Morpeth
NE65 7PX

Tel: 01669 620333
Cragside House Northumbria Museum website

Derby Industrial Museum
Full Street
Derby
DE1 3AF

Tel: 01332 716654
Derby Industrial Museum website

Discovery Museum
Blandford Square
Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE1 4JA

Tel: 0191 232 6789
Discovery Museum website

Etruria Industrial Museum
Lower Bedford Street
Etruria
Stoke-on-Trent
ST4 7AF

Tel: 01782 233144
Etruria Industrial Museum website

Harris Museum and Art Gallery
Market Square
Preston
Lancashire
PR1 2PP

Tel: 01772 905414
Harris Museum and Art Gallery website

Ironbridge Gorge Museums
Ironbridge
Shropshire

Tel: 01952 433 970
Ironbridge Gorge Museums website

Kelham Island Museum
Alma Street
Off Corporation Street
Sheffield
S3 8RY

Tel: 0114 272 2106
Kelham Island Museum website

Laxey Wheel & Mines Trail
Laxey
Isle of Man
NE65 7PX

Tel: 01624 648000
Laxey Wheel & Mines Trail website

Museum of Liverpool Life
Pier Head
Liverpool
L3 1PZ

Tel: 0151 478 4080
Museum of Liverpool Life website

Museum of Science & Industry in Manchester
Liverpool Road
Castlefield

Tel: 0161 832 2244
Museum of Science & Industry website

National Museums Liverpool
Albert Dock
Liverpool L3 4AQ

Tel:0151 207 0001
National Museums Liverpool website

Towneley Hall Art Gallery and Museums
Towneley Park
Burnley
Lancashire
BB11 3RQ

Tel: 01282 424213
Towneley Hall Art Gallery and Museums website

 

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Cleveland Ironstone Museum
Deepdale
Skinngrove
Cleveland
TS13 4AP

Tel: 01287 642877
Cleveland Ironstone Museum website

Killhope - The North of England Lead Mining Museum
Near Cowshill
Upper Werdale
County Durham
DL13 1AR

Tel: 01388 537505
Killhope website

Llywernog Silver-Lead Mine Museum
Ponterwyd
Aberystwyth
Ceredigion
SY23 3AB

Tel: 01970 890 620
Llywernog Silver-Lead Mine Museum website

Minera Lead Mines
Wern Road
Minera
Wrexham
LL11 3DU

Tel: 01978 762122
Minera Lead Mines website

National Coal Mining Museum
Caphouse Colliery
New Road
Overton
West Yorkshire
WF4 4RH

Tel: 01924 848806
National Coal Mining Museum

Peak District Mining Museum
The Pavilion
Matlock Baths
Derbyshire
DE4 3NR

Tel: 01629 583834
Peak District Mining Museum website

Woodhorn Colliery Museum County Park
Queen Elizabeth II Country Park
Ashington
Northumberland NE63 9YF

Tel: 01670 856968
Woodhorn Colliery Museum website

 

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Beamish - The North of England Open Air Museum
Beamish
County Durham
DH9 0RG

Tel: 0191 370 4011
Beamish website

 

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Gladstone Pottery Museum
Uttoxeter Road
Longton
Stoke On Trent
ST3 1PQ

Tel: 01782 319232
Gladstone Pottery Museum

Potteries Museum and Art Gallery
Bethesda Street
Hanley
Stoke-on-Trent
ST1 3DW

Tel: 01782 232323
Potteries Museum website

Spode Pottery Museum
Spode
Church Street
Stoke-on-Trent
ST4 1BX

Tel: 01782 744011
Spode Pottery Museum website

Wedgwood Visitors Centre
Barlaston
Stoke-on-Trent
ST12 9ES

Tel: 01782 204141
Wedgwood Visitors Centre website

 

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Darlington Railway Museum
North Road Station
Darlington
DL3 6ST

Tel:01325 460532
Darlington Railway Museum website

National Railway Museum
Leeman Road
York
YO26 4XJ

Tel: 01904 621261
National Railway Museum website

 

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Heron Corn Mill and Museum of Papermaking
Waterhouse Mills
Beetham
Near Minthorpe
Cumbria
LA7 7AR

Tel: 01539 565027
Heron Corn Mill website

Shepherd Wheel
Whiteley Woods
off Hanningwater Road
Sheffield
S11 7BE

Tel: 0114 236 7731
Shepherd Wheel website

 

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