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Great Museum

What a great place for a visit, the staff where keen to ensure you see the museum in the best way... read more

Reviewed January 5, 2019
Stockport, United Kingdom

First class museum , thoughtful coverage of both the Lancashire regiments , and the amalgamated... read more

Reviewed November 22, 2018
Appleby, United Kingdom
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Watling Street Road, Preston PR2 8AA, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Lancashire Infantry Museum is well worth a visit if you’re in Preston. Lots to see and learn about the regiments involvement in conflicts around the world. There’s even a church inside that you can walk in and have a moment to remember the brave...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 5, 2019

What a great place for a visit, the staff where keen to ensure you see the museum in the best way, explaining the layout and helping to find what you are looking for and also keen to listen, while you learn, the old half of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

First class museum , thoughtful coverage of both the Lancashire regiments , and the amalgamated ones into the Duke of Lancaster’s. Great location, at the heart of Fulwood Barracks . Great staff. As you’d expect , more bravery and sacrifice than you could imagine .

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AJJP1
Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

Really interesting visit with the father in law,who was stationed here on National Service in 1957.It brought back memories for him and there was so much information for me to look over from the Napoleonic war, through WW1 and WW2 to Korea and up to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank csmt61
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Easy to access, with friendly and knowledgeable guides to the wealth of materials on display. Exhibits range from 1700s right to the present day, with an impressive array of rarities, including a flag touched by Napoleon's hand. Make sure you ask for one of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ulric S
Reviewed September 14, 2018

needed somewhere to go with friends visiting from Essex on a rainy Saturday - great museum - so much to take in, The rooms all had loads of interesting things - but the Chapel was beautiful. The nicest thing about the visit was the volunteers...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ChorleyElvisfan
Reviewed June 20, 2018

This is well worth the visit. There is plenty to look at without it being overwhelming. I love to visit as it brings back memories of my childhood when my father was stationed at Fulwood Barracks. The volunteers are very interesting to talk to. This...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Susan B
Reviewed April 20, 2018

Visited a few Saturdays ago with Partner and two children aged 8 and 9. We did not book but was easy to get in. (though I am in forces so sailed through after showing ID) Fantastic, the "guide" met us and showed us round, opened...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Martin B
Reviewed March 1, 2018

I visited the museum recently and was shown round by a very enthusiastic young man. His knowledge was extensive and he showed me many items I would have missed had I guided myself. They deserved the donation I gave them.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 7, 2018

We met a friend at the museum who we had not seen for over 50 years, it was a great meeting with some great friends. To get in the museum you have to go through the security protocol which means you have to have your...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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September 24, 2018|
Response from Martin B | Reviewed this property |
Hello. so sorry for the late response, I have not been on here recently... Yes, there is dedicated section to this Regiment for this conflict.
June 14, 2018|
Response from Lewis K | Reviewed this property |