Our pride, our passion, our place… visit Burnley.

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.

boating in Burnley
Fireworks

Towneley Park bonfire spectacular

Towneley Park will be venue for 5th November event: ‘A real success!’ ‘A brilliant family night out’. 'Well organised and great fun’. Those were just some of the comments following last year’s community bonfire and firework display at Towneley Park in Burnley, which was a great success. 7500 people attended the event, which was sold out. Burnley Council has just announced that the spectacular is being repeated this year, on Wednesday 5th November 2014. It is being sponsored by Burnley Leisure and local radio station 2BR. As well as the bonfire and fireworks, there will be a funfair and catering. Tickets are expected to read more>>