History and heritage of Lancashire
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A romantic county famed for its historic castles and illuminating seaside resorts
Visit Lancashire for a true taste of olde England and a merry mix of city, town and countryside. This is a county of contrasting landscapes, diverse heritage and plentiful food and drink.
Perhaps you are a history buff? There are some real historical gems awaiting visitors to Lancashire from castles to spooky tales of witches. Foodies are well catered for in Lancashire and many establishments pride themselves on sourcing as much local produce as possible too. Our guide to the county’s eating establishments, is a must read. Shopaholic? With excellent shopping facilities across the county, it doesn’t get better than this so have a browse of our shopping guide. Lancashire’s cultural offering is rich and varied, from small galleries to extensive museums. Blackpool, of course, is entertainment central so take a look here to see what’s on offer after dark.
Whatever it is you’re looking for in Lancashire, let our informative guides help shape your travel plans!
You'll find our beautiful, printed guides in leading hotels across the UK and Ireland. But you can also read or download the e-book versions: filled with interesting articles, local information, discounts and special offers.View our visitor guides