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Lancashire Infantry Museum

Watling Street Road, Preston PR2 8AA, England
+44 1772 260362
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Visit with the 55th west lancs lodge

So much information to do in one day going back again ,guides very knowledgeable , very historical... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Colin D
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Hidden Gem for History Lovers

I have lived in Preston for about 20 years and I have a keen interest in Military history but I... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2017
Jamie H
Lancashire, United Kingdom
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Watling Street Road, Preston PR2 8AA, England
+44 1772 260362
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

So much information to do in one day going back again ,guides very knowledgeable , very historical about the past military opps in Lancashire

Thank Colin D
Reviewed 19 February 2017

I have lived in Preston for about 20 years and I have a keen interest in Military history but I have never been to this museum. In all honesty I have knew it exisited unitl about a week ago. The fact the museum is within...More

Thank Jamie H
Reviewed 18 February 2017

It took me an easy 20 minutes off the M6 to pop in and visit this excellent museum so if you're not local and are on the way past, it's not too far out of the way! I had read the other reviews and remembered...More

Thank neddyb1
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I was killing time in Preston when I stumbled upon the infantry museum. It was interesting to learn about the history of the Lancashire regiment. I was there maybe 45 minutes, but it is free. You will need your passport or some form of identification...More

2  Thank Jack W
Reviewed 7 December 2016

if your going here make sure you visit on one of the Laancashire days . i took my little boy who was welcomed by serving and ex soldiers and shown around . i learnt abit myself from some very educated people who certainly know their...More

Thank Mark I
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

I love going to this museum as the staff and volunteers have a wealth of knowledge and are very accomdating. This is a must see attraction on the rich military history of the local area.

Thank Sean N
Reviewed 7 September 2016

You will need to take ID (Passport I suggest) otherwise you will not get in!. This is a fully operational military base. Parking also tight so you may need to park across the street next too the private houses. Now onto the Museum.... The museum...More

2  Thank Big_Jeff_Leo
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Visited here with our two teenage boys. A very good museum with friendly knowledgeable staff. You have to sign in at the main gates and this all adds to the experience of going somewhere a bit special. First world war part is particularly interesting.

Thank Graham S
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Well what can I say I really enjoyed myself and learnt a lot. The kids loved it and asked to come back the minute we got in the car. The staff really know there stuff and where at hand to answer any question. We also...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 2 January 2016

A regular visitor to the Museum, I am proud that Preston has such a wonderful record of military history. The volunteers do a wonderful job and for anyone looking for information relating to relatives past service more than helpful.

Thank LancashireDylan65
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