Burnley’s tourism industry is worth close to £100 million per year, there are 1,374 jobs in the visitor economy and Burnley welcomes over 2.4 millions visitors. You can walk around Towneley Hall with characters from the past, or take part in fun runs through the countryside, enjoy theatre performance in the park or exhibitions of sculptures or paintings in the galleries. With well over 150 events taking place throughout the year you are sure to find a reason to get out of the house and try something new.
Burnley Football Club are celebrating the centenary of the Claret’s 1914 FA Cup final victory with a special exhibition at Towneley Hall. Burnley Football Club invites all supporters to a special exhibition celebrating the 100th anniversary of our 1914 FA Cup victory. The Clarets beat Liverpool 1-0 to lift the famous trophy at Crystal Palace Gardens on April 25th 1914 and this month the club will be holding a number of commemorative events to mark the historic milestone. The first of these is a unique display opening at Towneley Hall on Monday and running for four weeks. The exhibition will feature a large read more>>