Tourist Information/Visitor Centres

Bowland Visitor Centre

The Bowland Visitor Centre is located in Beacon Fell Country Park in the Forest of Bowland AONB. It is managed by Lancashire County Council Countryside Service and provides visitors with information about the AONB and surrounding countryside.

The centre also has an excellent environment education room and offers a comprehensive environmental education programme for schools.

For more information call 01995 640557 or visit Lancashire County Council's Countryside Service website.

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Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centres provide a wealth of information about the areas they serve. You are assured of friendly, professional service whether you come from round the world or round the corner.

Other Tourist Information Points

(not managed by staff, but provide leaflets and tourist information)

  • The Church of Saint John the Evangelist, Hurst Green
  • Bolton by Bowland information room (next to public car park and toilets)
  • Downham information room (next to public car park and toilets)