Cottage Museum

Cottage Museum, Lancaster

Cottage Museum, Lancaster

Covid-19 update

Lancaster's Cottage Museum has now reopened!.

For more information, please head on over to the Cottage Museum Page on Visit Lancaster.

The Cottage Museum, facing Lancaster Castle and just a short walk from the Judges Lodgings, is part of a 1739 house, subdivided in about 1820 and furnished as an artisan's house of that date.

The museum provides an intimate glimpse of early Victorian life in a tiny and intriguing 18th century cottage spread over five floors.


  • Adults £1
  • Concessions 75p
  • Accompanied children free

Opening times (1 April to 30 September)

Monday 1pm - 4pm
Tuesday 1pm - 4pm
Wednesday 1pm - 4pm
Thursday 1pm - 4pm
Friday 1pm - 4pm
Saturday 1pm - 4pm
Sunday 1pm - 4pm

Access statement

View the Cottage Museum access statement (PDF)

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Last updated: 02 August 2021