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Bolton Steam Museum
#1 of 6 Museums in Bolton
We have visited many "live" museums and this is the best yet!
The museum offers a great day out for all the family - with enthusiastic and knowledgeable engineers on hand to explain more about each engine; admission is by donation only, and there is free parking and a nice c...
Bolton Library and Museum Services
#2 of 6 Museums in Bolton
It gave me such a fascination, many a time over the years , I visit museums around the counrty , just as I like visiting church yards.
There is an egypt section which is smaller than some bigger museums but still great and the huge dino skeleton was a hit with all three of them.
Smithills Hall Museum
#3 of 6 Museums in Bolton
... way it was then We were there by accident on a Sunday and it turned out to be free to look around We often walk around the beautiful grounds but last week was the first time seeing the museum Lots to see and read
Wonderful free museum
Hall I’ th’ Wood Museum
#4 of 6 Museums in Bolton
We especially benefitted from courteous and knowledgeable guidance from the museum staff who enthusiastically related the house’s history, pointed out interesting architectural features and explained some of the m...
This museum is run by Blackburn council and has an ambience all its own.A former home built in the 1500s and at one time occupied by the inventor Samuel Crompton.
The Fusilier Museum Bury 8.7 km away
#1 of 6 Museums in Bury
I love museums that bring their exhibits out of their showcases and let you get up close, and the Fusilier museum is great at that.
One of the very best regimental Museums that I have visited.
Horwich Heritage Centre Horwich
#1 of 1 Museums in Horwich
Bury Transport Museum Bury 8.6 km away
#2 of 6 Museums in Bury
Some museums are so large & require a lot of time to get round.
I visited the Bury Transport Museum during a visit to the East Lancashire Railway (handy hint: your ELR ticket grants free access to the museum) and was astounded by the stunning collection of vintge vehicles, all...
Shree Swaminarayan Temple
#6 of 6 Museums in Bolton
Lancashire Mining Museum Tyldesley 9.1 km away
#1 of 1 Museums in Tyldesley
I visited the Lancashire Mining Museum with a bunch of cyclists on a historic heritage ride The guide's talk was fascinating and the sight of the massive winding engine is awesome.
The winding house steam engines are awesome, check on line for when they are due to be run (on compressed air) the museum building is small but well worth a visit, the rest of the site is a work in progress.
Helmshore Mills Textile Museum Rossendale, UK 13.9 km away
#1 of 3 Museums in Rossendale
One of the best industrial history museums I have ever visited
Great value for money and a wonderful working museum for adults and children alike.
The Old Courts Wigan 14.1 km away
#1 of 3 Museums in Wigan