Local Attractions

King George’s Hall is in the heart of Blackburn, and there are plenty of other places to visit during your time here.

The newly improved Mall is a 2 minute walk away from the venue with high street shops such as H & M, Next, Topshop, River Island, Primark, New Look and Republic.

You can visit Blackburn Museum.  This beautiful Grade II listed building is internationally renowned for its unique collection of coins, manuscripts and books gifted by local notable Robert Edward Hart (1876-1946), which cannot be matched by any public collection outside London.

Blackburn Cathedral organise tours around the spectacular building.

Blackburn Ice Rink & the Vue Cinema Complex are popular destinations as well as Witton Country Park, which has an excellent new play area for the children.

Go to www.visitblackburn.co.uk for even more information on what is going on in the area.