Ribchester Roman Museum of Roman Antiquities is a registered charity with the UK Charity Commission
Charity number: 510490


Museum Opening Times:

October to March
Mon – Fri
10:00 to 17:00

Sat – Sun
12:00 to 16:00

April to September
Mon – Fri
10:00 to 17:00

Sat – Sun
12:00 to 17:00

Admission Charges:

Adults – £4.00 OAPs – £3.50 Children over 5 – £2.50

Children aged 5 and under FREE


The museum is only 15 minutes drive away from junction 31 of the M6. Use PR3 3XS for satnav.

There are train services to the following stations: Blackburn, Preston, Clitheroe, Whalley and Ramsgreave and Wilpshire. Buses run from Blackburn, Preston and Clitheroe to Ribchester. Please check times and connections before travelling:

County Info Centre Tel: 01772 556618.

Traveline: 0871 2002233 www.traveline.info

There is parking immediately outside the Museum. The car park belongs to the parish church of St Willfrid’s and donations are welcomed in the donations box. Alternatively, there is a long stay public car park, which can accommodate two coaches, in the village opposite the playing field.

Organized Groups and School Parties
Please note that it is essential for organized groups and school groups to pre-book with museum staff to avoid disappointment as the museum can get very busy during term time in particular. For more information on school visits, please see our Schools page.