Lancaster City Museum

Market Square, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1 1HT

Tel: 01524 64 637 Email:

Situated in the heart of this historic cultural city of Lancaster in an elegant Georgian building.

  • Discover more about Lancasters past from the Romans to the present day
  • Trace the pedigree of Lancaster's regiment from 1680 onwards at the King's Own Royal Regiment Museum
  • See the wonderful collection of portraits and landscapes on display
  • Regularly changing exhibitions, events and activities for families

Opening times

Mon Closed
Tue 10am - 5pm
Wed 10am - 5pm
Thur 10am - 5pm
Fri 10am - 5pm
Sat 10am - 5pm
Sun 10am - 5pm

All museums are open on all bank holidays between Easter and October. Lancaster City Museum will be closed between Friday 22 December 2017 and Monday 01 January 2018.

Admission charges

Save money with our Xplorer multi-pass tickets

Free to all

What's on


  • Gift shop
  • Guide dogs welcome
  • Full disabled access

Resources for schools

Access statement

The access statement describes the access, facilities and services that we offer.