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Exhibition: Get Your Skates On! - The story of roller skating.

Lancaster Maritime Museum


‘Get Your Skates On!’ tells the story of roller skating — how it began in Britain and grew in popularity across Lancashire.   Did you know that there was an open-air roller skating rink on Morecambe Pier that opened in 1869? 

We would love to hear about your memories of roller skating in Lancashire, so come along to Lancaster Maritime Museum to see the exhibition and share your recollections with us.

Museum opening times — 10am–4pm daily.

Museum admission — Adults £3.00, concessions £2.00, children and local adults free.  Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Lancaster Maritime Museum, Customs House, St George's Quay, Lancaster, LA1 1YS.

Telephone — 01524 382264

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