Lancaster Maritime Museum- Exhibitions 2019

The former Custom House of 1764, designed by Richard Gillow, contains displays on the history of the Port of Lancaster and the local fishing industry, with a gallery for exhibitions. Exhibitions this 2019 include:

  • 9th March- 28th May:

Making A Splash!  Memories of Morecambe’s Super Swimming Stadium: A delightful collection of images from from the heyday of Morecambe’s Super Swimming Stadium, showing beauty pageants, swimming and diving displays, and family fun.

  • 11th June- 1st September:

Barging Past, Lancaster Canal Bicentenary Exhibition: A celebration of the 200th anniversary of the opening of the Lancaster Canal.

  • 7th September- 3rd November: 

Images of Lancaster Past and Present: Views of Lancaster from days gone by to the present time.

  • 9th November- 23rd February 2020: 

Down By The Riverside: A closer look at the nature and wildlife the inhabit our river banks.

Entry is free to local residents and accompanied children from LA1 to LA6. Otherwise £3 adults, £2 concessions and 0-16 year olds free.

Opening times:

  • Summer (1 April – 31 October): 10am – 4pm
  • Winter (1 November – 31 March): 12pm – 4pm

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