Worden Arts and Crafts Centre & Marsden Theatre - Arts, Crafts & Galleries in Leyland, Leyland - Hough Lane
Worden Arts and Crafts Centre & Marsden Theatre
Type: Arts, Crafts & Galleries
Worden Park was originally part of the estate of the Farington family, and is over 150 acres in size. It includes the formal gardens, believed to have been designed by the notable landscape architect William Andrews Nesfield, who also designed the gardens at Alton Towers and Kew. Overlooking the formal garden is a magnificent conservatory originally built in 1892, and alongside is the famous maze or puzzle garden.
Other features of the park include a folly, built as a romantic ruin with a water cascade, and the 18th Century domed icehouse. This beautiful park has a huge playpark, sandpit, duckpond, woodlands, duck ponds, formal gardens, crazy golf, mininiture railway, maze, wildlife, lots of fields for picnics & football, cafe kiosk and an Arts & Craft Centre which has;
Monkeys Made With Love for your Contemporary & stylish gifts hand-painted to order, Pyrography gifts, Jewellery & more.
Leyland Stained Glass
Peter Doyle Bookbinding & Restoration for Bookbinder & Book restoration
Choco-Lotty the Chocolatier who also has the relaxing Choco Lotty Cafe
Where The Wild Things Are and Company - For your Aesthetic objet d'art for the home/garden from locally sourced timber and driftwoods
Red Frog Photography for all your memories
Mummy Cupcake for your Handmade textile gifts and Homeware. Personalised blankets, cushions and textile wall art.
Opening times vary, please see website or call 01772 455908
For prices see website or call 01772 455908
Leave M6, jct 28; follow signs for Worden Arts Centre.
Public Transport Directions
The railway station in leyland is only 1 1/2 mile away from the Worden Arts Centre.This services local trains from Manchester, (taxi rank adjacent).
The main line intercity stations are at Preston (7 miles) and Wigan (12 miles).