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The Whitaker is a registered charity, which means all the money we make, goes back into running the building and delivering our activities.


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What's On


Contemporary Arts Exhibitions

Explore what's on in our Lancashire galleries.


Permanent Museum Exhibitions

Explore our Natural & Social history galleries in Lancashire.

Food and Drink

Visit the Whitaker Bar & Kitchen

Enjoy the beautiful views of Rossendale and wonderful food.

What's On

What's On at the Whitaker

Discover everything we have going on over the next few months.


Our Shop

Inspired by The Whitaker’s contemporary art exhibitions and eclectic museum collection.


Become a Volunteer

The Whitaker has a growing friendly team of volunteers who are the heartbeat of all we do.

2024 May – August

What’s On Brochure

Our latest brochure is now available

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Opening times

The Whitaker Museum and Shop Wednesday to Sunday 10am – 4pm Late night Thursday 8pm
Bar & Kitchen – currently closed. New menu coming soon (Spring 2024)

Free entry

Admission to the Whitaker Museum is free, except for special exhibitions or events.

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