Museum Exhibitions & Activities

The museum holds regular exhibitions and free activities ranging from talks and lectures to demonstrations and hands on workshops. Many activities reflect the theme of the exhibition held at the time.

Unless otherwise stated the events run from 10.30am to 12.30pm. Everyone is welcome but children must be accompanied by an adult.


6th June to 1st July - Exhibition

                   Leyland Artists

Leyland Artists Festival of Art Exhibition

This exhibition is from a relatively new art group (only established some six years ago) here in Leyland. Known as the Leyland Artists they currently have 28 artists producing work in watercolour, acrylics, oils, pastel, ink and wash and graphite.

10th June

Festival of Art Official Opening

The Leyland Artists Exhibition is officially opened by the Mayor of South Ribble at 11.00am. This is a chance to mix and mingle with many of the artists.

17th June

Leyland Festival Day

From 11am until 3.00pm there will be painting demonstrations from the Leyland Artists group.

24th June

Family History Workshop

Come and pay a visit between 10.30am and 12.30pm to ask any questions regarding your family history project.

1st July

Saturday Morning Paintbox

Members of Leyland Artists will be available to share their experience in a variety of mediums to help you to develop your work.

4th to 29th July - Exhibition

Recent Archaeology in Preston & South Ribble

Featuring the Preston Dock Excavations, the Worden & Cuerdale Hoards, the Preston Friary and Penwortham Priory excavations, the Farington Moss deposits, and Roman Walton-le-Dale.

Do visit these other sites for more events and activities in the region

South Ribble Councils' What's On Calendar 'Visit South Ribble' Website 'Visit Leyland' Website Lancashire Museums

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