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Towneley Hall

Open Now: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Open today: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Good visit

Beautiful location and great coffee , be warned it can get really busy on dry days but always... read more

Reviewed yesterday
ethanhalson
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Burnley, United Kingdom
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Worth a visit

Our family visited Towneley Hall and it was lovely. The great hall was magnificent and we went on a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Darren B
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About
Towneley Hall was the home of the catholic Towneley family for over 600 years, Now open to the public,the building contains Period rooms,A fine art and furniture collection, Exhibitions and events program in place throughout the year, Pre booked...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Towneley Park, Burnley BB11 3RQ, England
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+44 1282 477130
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful location and great coffee , be warned it can get really busy on dry days but always service with a smile no matter what

Thank ethanhalson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family visited Towneley Hall and it was lovely. The great hall was magnificent and we went on a guided tour. There were about 30 people on the tour, we were shown around the hall by a lady who was obviously an actress and she...More

Thank Darren B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a visit to Towneley Hall and I would definitely suggest that people should visit as it is a lovely day out. We went on a tour around the house and it was so educational. The tour guide, an actress, showed us around...More

Thank hattieblacker
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always with a stroll around when the weather is nice, complimentary entry with a Burnley postcode which is a nice touch.

Thank Ryan_Tayl
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hall is well maintained by local council and a dedicated volunteer team who are happy to give background detail on the lives of the family and the history of the building. Kitchen is fascinating! situated in beautifully kept gardens with a must-visist café. My...More

Thank pookie099
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I just wanted to write a review to say what a good day we had when we came to visit Towneley Hall. We walked around the grounds which were well maintained and the waterfall is beautiful. We then went on a tour of the great...More

Thank JamesCooney17
Towneley, Manager at Towneley Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your kind review, The staff and volunteers try so hard to make every visit special.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow, although this was the first time I had visited this place what a pleasant surprise it was, both the house and the surounding building/gardens are well worth a visit, the staff are extremly pleasant and courteous, anyone visiting should try and go on the...More

Thank johncummins174
Towneley, Manager at Towneley Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your great review, and so pleased that you are planning another visit, the staff and volunteers try very hard to make sure all visitors enjoy the visit, we will let our re en actor know how much you enjoyed the tour.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Townley Hall is an amazing building with lots of interesting things to see in the hall. The surrounding woods and nature trails are peaceful and plenty of wild birds and flowers to see. The children's park has lots of things to ride on and swing...More

Thank feenus1
Towneley, Manager at Towneley Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your support and for your kind review the friends of the park are currently raising money to re furbish the riverside play area so keep your eyes open for more news, should be great when done.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An excellent day out, great walks, very interesting hall and interesting museum, Very well kept and a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere. Very helpful and knowledgeable staff

Thank hughboyden
Towneley, Manager at Towneley Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review and support,we hope to see you again

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the most informal, informative,entertaining,humerous and thoroughly enjoyable guided tour of this wonderful house. Our guide Carol was brilliant thank you for making our first (but definitely not last ) visit such a pleasure. We only had time to see the house and will...More

Thank suzie2507
Towneley, Manager at Towneley Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review,i will let carol know that you enjoyed her tour, the staff and volunteers try very hard to make all visits interesting, we look forward to seeing you again

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BryFelicia
23 April 2018|
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Response from Towneley | Property representative |
The Hall is closed from 5pm but the park and grounds are always open.
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Lindsey R
27 March 2018|
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Response from Towneley | Property representative |
The cafe is a private business and not run by the hall, I do not think they allow dogs in the cafe,but lots of dog walkers sit outside on the terrace and are welcome.
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lhills12
19 September 2017|
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Response from Gillybobs1959 | Reviewed this property |
Good for coffees,they let you sit outside with your dogs and provide drinking water this is popular with dog owners. Not eaten there recently
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