From timeless castles to historic parishes, grim tales of witch hunts and proud legends of bravery, Lancaster displays a rich heritage bursting with culture and intrigue. This university town offers museums, galleries, libraries and beautiful architecture for exploration. Visit the Maritime Museum and discover a nautical history of whaling, fishing and adventures at sea. Explore the magnificent structural design of Shire Hall or venture down Pendle Witch Trail, the very same path traveled by those sent to trial for witchcraft in 1612.
A vision of English countryside beauty, Thurnham Hall proudly overlooks a stunning estate of nearly 30 acres of charming green pastures. Boasting an elegant Jacobean Great Hall, this 12th-century country house combines its historic establishment with the modern comforts of convenience. With a fully-equipped kitchen, spacious living arrangements and comfortable furnishings, Thurnham Hall offers all the making of a home-away-from-home. Whether you prefer traditional accommodations in Thurnham Hall, the main house, or the more modern Thurnham Hall Tarnbrook, you’ll enjoy a quiet retreat at this grand medieval-style estate.