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Fleetwood Museum

Add Fleetwood Museum to your Itinerary

Type:Museum

7 Queen's Terrace
Fleetwood
Lancashire
FY7 6BT

Tel: 01253 876621

Fleetwood Museum

Facilities

Other

  • Concessionary Admission Charges
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens
  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Seasonal Opening Only
  • Toilets

Provider Preferences

  • Groups accepted
  • Promenade/Seaside Location

Parking & Transport

  • Car Parking
  • Coaches Welcome

Map & Directions

Road Directions

M55 (J3). Take A585 to Fleetwood, and follow the brown signs to the museum. The museum overlooks the River Wyre. Free on street parking is available outside the museum and the nearest pay and display car park is accessible from Custom House Lane, to the rear of the museum. FY7 6BY.

Public Transport Directions

Railway - nearest railway station is Preston - then bus 75 to Fleetwood.

Local Bus and Tram routes

Bus No. 1  - Blackpool Squire's Gate to Fleetwood. Alight at Albert Square.

Bus No. 14  - Blackpool to Fleetwood via Layton and Carleton. Alight at Albert Square.

Bus No. 24 - Poulton-Le-Fylde and Cleveleys to Fleetwood via Arundel Drive, Carleton and Hillylaid Road, Thornton. Alight at Fleetwood Ferry.

Bus  No. 75 - Preston Railway Station to Fleetwood via Riversway Preston, Newton, Kirkham, Weeton, Singleton, Poulton-Le-Fylde, Thornton Centre, Cleveleys and  Thornton Pheasant's Wood. Alight at Albert Square.

Tram  - Blackpool Squires Gate to Fleetwood. Alight at Victoria Street.

 

Awards

  • Sub-Regional AwardsMember of Marketing Lancashire Member of Marketing Lancashire 2014

Opening Times

Open (27 Mar 2018 - 30 Nov 2018)
DayTimes
MondayClosed*
Tuesday - Saturday10:30 - 16:00*
Bank Holiday10:30 - 16:00*

* Also open special Sundays such as Fleetwood Tram Sunday, Folk Festival Sunday and Heritage Sunday, 10:30am - 4:00pm.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Related

Fleetwood BeachFleetwood, FleetwoodFleetwood on the Lancashire coast is a thriving seaside resort and busy port with a traditional pier, a beautiful yacht marina and a promenade packed full of attractions.

Thursday, 13th September 2018 - Sunday, 16th September 2018

Fleetwood MuseumHeritage Open Weekend - Fleetwood MuseumContact Fleetwood Museum for information on the activities taking place for this Heritage Open Weekend. Telephone 01253 876621 (11am – 4pm, Apr – Oct), email: fleetwoodmuseum@lancashire.gov.uk or visit their website www.fleetwoodmuseum.co.uk. Free for Heritage Open Days.
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Wednesday, 16th May 2018 - Wednesday, 16th May 2018

Trawlertown MemoriesA walk with Dick Gillingham and Dave Pearce looking back at the heyday of Fleetwood as one of Britain’s Fish Ports. Grade: easy
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Tuesday, 12th June 2018 - Tuesday, 12th June 2018

Flicks, Glitter, Greasepaint and the Roar of the CrowdA walk with Dick Gillingham looking back at Fleetwood’s entertainment and sporting past. Grade: easy
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Tuesday, 17th July 2018 - Tuesday, 17th July 2018

Fleetwood as a Barracks TownA walk with Dick Gillingham looking at the history of Fleetwood’s Barracks between 1860 and 1930 with a choice of two starting points – a longer walk from Fleetwood Museum and back or a shorter walk just around the Cemetery. Not all on pavement.
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Wednesday, 22nd August 2018 - Wednesday, 22nd August 2018

The Birthplace of FleetwoodA walk with Dick Gillingham looking at Rossall the birthplace of Fleetwood along the promenade from Rossall Point Observation Tower towards Rossall School and back.
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Friday, 14th September 2018 - Friday, 14th September 2018

Memorial ParkHeritage Open Days 2018 - History of Memorial Park and the Surrounding AreaA walk with Dick Gillingham looking at the history and origins of Fleetwood’s Memorial Park.
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Wednesday, 26th September 2018 - Wednesday, 26th September 2018

A Circuit Round Decimus Burton's FleetwoodA talk from Dick Gillingham followed by a walk taking in Decimus Burton’s Fleetwood. This event is to commemorate Decimus Burton. The talk will start at 1pm followed by the walk at 2pm.
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Wednesday, 25th April 2018 - Wednesday, 25th April 2018

Wednesday, 30th May 2018 - Wednesday, 30th May 2018

Wednesday, 27th June 2018 - Wednesday, 27th June 2018

Wednesday, 25th July 2018 - Wednesday, 25th July 2018

Wednesday, 29th August 2018 - Wednesday, 29th August 2018

Wednesday, 26th September 2018 - Wednesday, 26th September 2018

Wednesday, 31st October 2018 - Wednesday, 31st October 2018

Wednesday, 28th November 2018 - Wednesday, 28th November 2018

Fleetwood MuseumFleetwood Museum Friends' Coffee MorningsFriends' coffee mornings last Wednesday of the month at 10am.
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Wednesday, 2nd May 2018 - Wednesday, 2nd May 2018

Fleetwood MuseumSir Peter Hesketh Fleetwood – outline of the life of Fleetwood’s founderA talk by Dick Gillingham.
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Wednesday, 6th June 2018 - Wednesday, 6th June 2018

Fleetwood MuseumCleveleys Cottage Exhibition 1906 by David EvansA talk by David Evans.
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Wednesday, 4th July 2018 - Wednesday, 4th July 2018

Fleetwood MuseumBlackpool’s Street of Theatres - Church Street by Barry BandA talk by by Barry Band.
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Wednesday, 1st August 2018 - Wednesday, 1st August 2018

Fleetwood MuseumMore Dockland Days in Fleetwood by David PearceA talk by by David Pearce.
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Wednesday, 5th September 2018 - Wednesday, 5th September 2018

Fleetwood MuseumA Fishing Trip from Fleetwood c.1920’s by Dick Gillingham & Dave PearceA talk by by Dick Gillingham & Dave Pearce.
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Wednesday, 3rd October 2018 - Wednesday, 3rd October 2018

Fleetwood MuseumNorth West Seaside Resorts by Dr Mike WinstanleyA talk by by Dr Mike Winstanley.
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Wednesday, 7th November 2018 - Wednesday, 7th November 2018

Fleetwood MuseumWorld War One- Commemoration in Memorials by Andy StevensA talk by by Andy Stevens.
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Tuesday, 29th May 2018 - Thursday, 31st May 2018

Tuesday, 24th July 2018 - Thursday, 30th August 2018

Tuesday, 23rd October 2018 - Thursday, 25th October 2018

Fleetwood MuseumFleetwood Museum - Craft eventsArts & Craft Activities - for ages 4-11. Tuesdays & Thursdays (during school holidays) 11.30am-12.30pm & 1.00pm-2.00pm.
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Friday, 31st August 2018 - Sunday, 2nd September 2018

Fleetwood MuseumFylde Folk & Blues Weekend at Fleetwood MuseumThere will several events taking place in the museum as part of the Fylde Folk & Blues weekend.  Fore more details visit their website nearer the time www.fleetwoodmuseum.co.uk.
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Sunday, 13th May 2018 - Sunday, 13th May 2018

Fleetwood MuseumMaritime Folk Festival at Fleetwood MuseumThere will be concerts taking place in the museum as part of the Maritime Folk Festival.  Fore more details visit their website nearer the time www.fleetwoodmuseum.co.uk
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Sunday, 13th May 2018 - Sunday, 13th May 2018

Sailortown Maritime Day in Fleetwood 2018Sailortown Maritime Day! a celebration in music, song and stories of seafaring people of Fleetwood. Concerts, song sessions, shanty sessions and singarounds from 10:30am onwards from venues across Fleetwood including The North Euston Hotel, Fleetwood Museum, The Lifeboat Station approach, and The...
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