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On arrival at this museum I was greeted by a very friendly and enthusiastic team who were keen to... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Oxford, United Kingdom
Best little museum out there

Utterly charming as well as interesting and informative. The volunteers here make the place come... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Andover, United Kingdom
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The Weavers Triangle Visitor Centre 85 Manchester Road, Burnley BB11 1JZ, England
+44 1282 452403
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

On arrival at this museum I was greeted by a very friendly and enthusiastic team who were keen to tell me about the history of the Burnley Linen Mills The museum is contained within the visitor centre which sits alongside the Liverpool Leeds canal. Entrance...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Utterly charming as well as interesting and informative. The volunteers here make the place come alive. It has a very special atmosphere and is a must see if you’re in Burnley.

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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

What a find. An interesting little museum on the canal staffed by well informed volunteers who go out of their way to help. Some of the exhibits are a little dusty but it adds to the authenticity.visit and donate so places like this remain.

Thank JackieR2143
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Tried to visit today but stairs to get in and stairs to see museum no access to two path no access anywhere just couldn't get in despite web site says there is access for disabled people,I think this is terrible plus the fact there is...More

1  Thank DisgustedGreayHarwoo
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Visited for the first time after living in Burnley for most of my life ! It was so interesting to see and hear about Burnley’s rich heritage, the volunteers are just brilliant. Knowledgeable and friendly, it is definitely worth a visit

Thank Hbaker1947
Reviewed 8 November 2017

An interesting place full of local history, an enjoyable find in the heart of Burnley. Afterwards we walked along the canal which runs alongside the building

Thank sparkpoo78
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The visitor centre is located at Burnley Wharf and Leeds and Liverpool Canal. Run by very friendly and knowledgeable volunteers who are happy to answer any question. Do drop in when you are in the area and it's free. You won't be disappointed.

Thank Sid S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The first visit to the Weavers Triangle was at the Burnley Canal festival, what a gem it is,staffed by well informed and enthusiastic volunteers,this is a seam of our rich industrial heritage which many local youngsters have no knowledge of,this is a must for school...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

again, a neat place to visit. however, I was amused to hear it described as a 'work in progress' as that is exactly what I was told it was the last time I was here in 1979.

Thank Lizheywood
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Run by volunteers, this is a great little place. Enthusiasm of the guides and helers enriches the experience. Burnley Wharf is a jewel of the industrial age. The centre is well worth a visi to get a small scale and local insight into another era.

Thank tom c
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