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Visit to Lancashire Archives Office Preston

Visit to Lancashire Archives Office Preston – Arranged by our Friends of Rossendale Museum at The Whitaker.

Learn about Lancashire’s collections dating from the 12th century to the present day and include archives of local government and churches, family papers, school records, maps and plans, and the records of businesses and societies. Meet in Preston at 1.45pm. Please contact Friends of Rossendale Museum if you need a lift to this event: form1@mail.com
  • Dates
    Thursday 31st March 2022
    2:00 pm
  • Tickets

    FREE
    Booking Required
    Recommended Age Group 18+

This event has expired. Bookings are no longer being taken.

Additional notes:

  • Recommended age group is for guidance only if you have any questions on suitability please speak to one of our team members or email learning@thewhitaker.org
  • All activities are fully inclusive, please contact our team on learning@thewhitaker.org if you have any specific questions on accessibility
  • Unless otherwise stated, for family workshops you only need to book a ticket for each child attending. Accompanying adult is free
  • Activities can be booked via our website or by visiting our Welcome Desk
  • Whilst some activities are offered free due to our current funding from ACE and HLF, we have introduced ‘pay what you can’ for some events with a suggested donation. We appreciate donations to ensure we can keep activities running in the future
  • Our events cancellation policy can be accessed here.

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