Bold new vision for Preston’s Harris Museum
After more than 120 years, Preston’s most eye-catching building is to finally get a front door.
Major plans to open up the city’s Harris Museum, Art Gallery and Library have been unveiled as part of an ambitious £15m “re-imagining” project.
The vision aims to revitalise the iconic building by introducing a brand new front entrance onto the Flag Market and reinstating the Lancaster Road entrance, creating a “unique link” between the square and the Guild Hall.
A multi-million pound bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund is set to be made, and the investment in library, museum and exhibition spaces... read more
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