Country garden with path up the middle

Browsholme Hall

Overview

Discover a living history of this historic house dating back to the 13th Century, the oldest surviving family home in Lancashire. Based in the Forest of Bowland, not far from Clitheroe, there's also a Tithe Barn and gardens to visit.  Hosts events like reenactment.

What makes it special

  • Oldest house on Lancashire
  • House tours

Opening Dates & Times 2019

Every Wednesday (1st May to 9th October incl.): 11.30am – 4.00pm
Bank Holiday Monday 27th May & 26th August: 11.30am – 4.00pm
Christmas Open Sundays & Santa By The Fireside: 8th & 15th December

Price

House and Garden:
Adults:
 £10.00 per person
OAPs & FTEs: £9.00 per person
HHA members: Free
Children over 14: £5.00 per child
Children under 14: Free
Christmas: Adults £10 Concessions £9 Over 14 £5 Under 14 Free

Gardens only: Free

Hostels nearby

Browsholme Hall

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Map references

OS Grid Ref: SD 684 452

Lat/Lng: 53.902329, -2.481832

Contact information

Email: [email protected]

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