Pendle Heritage Centre

Colne Road, Barrowford, Burnley, BB9 6JQ

Visit Pendle Heritage Centre to enjoy Pendle Hill and the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This attractions is one of Burnley & Pendle’s hidden gems. You will find a Tea Room overlooking a restored Eighteenth Century Walled Garden – Indeed, this is a lovely place to relax with a home-cooked lunch, whatever the weather. The Pendle Art Gallery has jewellery, silk scarves, ceramics and prints by local artists. Furthermore, the Parlour Shop is a great place to find that perfect gift, book or greeting card. Finally, the centre also has a Museum on Pendle life. Interestingly, this focuses on life in the 1600s, the Pendle Witches, George Fox and the Quakers and the Bannister family


  • The History of Park Hill
  • The Bannister family
  • The Pendle Witches
  • George Fox, whose vision on nearby Pendle Hill inspired the international Quaker movement.
  • The vernacular buildings of Pendle Forest and how they have been conserved by the heritage centre.