The Dock Museum, North Road, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA14 2PW.
Open and free
Wed - Sun 11 - 4pm (last submission 3:30pm)
This spectacular museum is Barrow Borough Council's flagship development tracking the social and industrial history of Barrow-in-Furness. Barrow developed from a tiny 19th Century hamlet to the biggest iron and steel centre in the world, and then to a major British shipbuilding force, within 40 years.