Your Visit

The information here should help you plan your visit to the Museum but if you cannot find what you are looking for do call us on 01772 422041 and we will be happy to help.


Museum Opening Times

Opening Times

There is no charge to enter the museum, although donations are appreciated.

      Tuesday    10am - 4pm

      Thursday    1pm - 4pm

      Friday    10am - 4pm

      Saturday    10am - 1pm

Group visits outside of these times can usually be arranged by appointment.


How to get to the Museum and Exhibition Centre


We are right in the centre of old Leyland Town just a stones throw away from Leyland Cross.


By Car

The nearest public car park is outside the Tesco Extra Store. Blue Badge holders can park outside our entrance which is accessed by the driveway at the side of the building.

By Bus

There are regular buses into Leyland from Preston, Chorley, Wigan, Blackburn etc. with stops on Church Street (by Eagle & Child) and outside Tesco (Tesco Leyland stands A,B or G).

By Train

We are just over a mile (about a 20 minute walk) from Leyland Railway Station.


Museum Facilities


Please note that the building is very old and quite small, our 18th century staircase is quite steep and the main floors are all on different levels. Because of this our toilet facilities are difficult to access and direct wheelchair access is restricted to the reception room only.

However a film is available to view describing the areas of the building which are not easily accessible. We would be pleased to make specific exhibits and documents available for viewing in the study area in our reception.

An induction loop is in operation and assistance dogs are welcome but may be pampered!


You can contact us by post, telephone or email...


Write to us at...

South Ribble Museum and Exhibition Centre
The Old Grammar School
Church Road
Leyland PR25 3FJ

Telephone: 01772 422041



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