Rossendale Museum is housed in a beautiful Victorian mill owner’s home in Whitaker Park in Rawtenstall. Many of the exhibits explore the area’s industrial heritage but there are also displays of fine art and furniture and a natural history collection that includes stuffed animals such as a tiger and baby elephant. Temporary exhibitions are held throughout the year.
Tourist attractions and things to do near Rossendale Museum include:
- Ski Rossendale (0.3 miles) - Artificial ski slope in Rawtenstall
- Fitzpatrick’s (0.4 miles) - Temperance bar in Rawtenstall
- Weaver’s Cottage (0.7 miles) - Textile museum in Rawtenstall
Nearby Transport Links
Transport links near Rossendale Museum include:
- Rawtenstall Train Station (0.3 miles) - The northern terminus of the East Lancashire Railway.
Map showing location of Rossendale Museum.
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