Pendle Heritage Centre

The Pendle Heritage Centre, Barrowford is the perfect place to explore. It has a Museum, Shop, a Walled Garden, Bluebell Wood and attractive Tea Room serving hot and cold lunches. It is the gateway to the Pendle Hill Area of Outstanding Natural beauty, just 1 mile off the M65.


Pendle Heritage Centre is closed for the winter whilst we prepare for Spring. Please watch this space for opening dates. If you need to contact us please email

Heritage Trust for the North West would like to thank everyone for their custom and support through this difficult time.


The Museum includes…

  • The history and archaeology of the Park Hill farmstead
  • Vernacular buildings of Pendle Forest
  • Conservation work of Heritage Trust for the North-West
  • The story of the Pendle Witches
  • George Fox and the Quakers
  • The Bannister and Swinglehurst families of Park Hill


Pendle Heritage Centre has a lovely cottage garden, an Eighteenth Century Walled Garden and small Garden Museum. Box parterres and historic plants create a beautiful old-world character with changing scents and sensations throughout the year.

Tea Room

The Tea Room overlooks the Walled Garden. It serves home-made cakes, soups and traditional Lancashire dishes with vegan and vegetarian options.

Pendle Heritage Centre
Park Hill, Colne Road
Barrowford, nr. Burnley,
Lancashire BB9 6JQ

Telephone: 01282 677 150