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It's party time!

It's party time!

... & Everyone is invited to help celebrate Blackburn winning High Street of the Year on 15th July

Welcome to Blackburn & Darwen

Welcome to the official website guide to Blackburn and Darwen. 
The borough is a vibrant, happening place to be with great food, good sport and a fashionable heritage as well as two town centres that are creative, entrepreneurial and entertaining places to be.

For more information contact Blackburn Visitor Centre 01254 688040 / 669187 or keep up to date by joining our mailing list.

Event Highlights

Summer Arts Adventures

Summer Arts Adventures

Come and have a fun and creative experience at Blackburn Museum this Summer (and achieve Arts Award too!) Working with Action Factory, children aged...

3D Print Your Own Fidget Spinner

3D Print Your Own Fidget Spinner

3D printing always in the news -“the next big thing”!  You know what else is impossible to get away from!? Fidget spinners! Put them both...

Jimmy Carr

Jimmy Carr – Best Of Tour

Jimmy Carr will be back at King Georges Hall on Friday, 22nd September 2017 at 8pm. Tickets: £27.50  Jimmy is gathering a selection of his...

  • Thumbnail for India’s Gateway; Gujarat, Mumbai & BritainIndia’s Gateway; Gujarat, Mumbai & Britain 18/02/201718 Feb - 15 July - India’s Gateway; Gujarat, Mumbai & Britain exhibition at  Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery from Saturday, 18th February to Saturday, 19th August 2017. India’s Gateway is an exhibition that traces the history of Gujarat and Mumbai as age-old centres of trade and migration.

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