The Bacup Natural History Society & Museum

Established in 1878, the Bacup Natural History Society & Museum, exhibits the oldest flint and fossil collection known to Lancashire as well as multiple military and domestic artefacts.

The museum houses a collection of over 4,000 photographs and slides, with precious historical documents detailing the history of Bacup and Stacksteads.

Visitors are welcome to admire these and also use their own knowledge of the area to contribute to research.