Judges' Lodgings

Lancashire, LA1 1YS

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George Romney, Portrait of Abraham Rawlinson, MP of Ellel Hall, near Lancaster by George Romney, circa 1765-1767

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Originally home to the Keeper of Lancaster Castle, between 1776 and 1975 it became an impressive residence for judges visiting the Assize Court at nearby Lancaster Castle. The museum is now home to a renowned collection of Gillow furniture, displayed in Regency period room settings. The Museum of Childhood explores toys and games from the 18th century to the present and is housed on the second floor.

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"Art Fund" is the operating name of the National Art Collections Fund, a charity registered in England and Wales (209174) and Scotland (SC038331)