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Louth Museum

Louth Museum - A Journey of Discovery


Louth Museum is an award winning visitor attraction in the historic market town of Louth, nestling at the foot of the Lincolnshire Wolds. There are four galleries, a library and a gift shop.


  • The back-lit panoramic bird’s-eye view of Victorian Louth
  • Rocks and fossils of the Lincolnshire Wolds
  • 200,000 years of local archaeology
  • Brickmaking and printing
  • The disastrous Louth Flood of May 1920
  • The story of the Ghost of the Green Lady
  • Carpets made in Louth
  • The largest national collection of Victorian woodcarvings by Thomas Wilkinson Wallis

Whilst the museum is closed - why not take a virtual tour.

Louth Museum is now closed for the winter

We are closed until 6 April 2022, but if you have a query, please do contact us.

Book Sale

Fri 5 and Sat 6 November

Thank you to everyone who supported our book sale by donating books and buying books.  More than £500 was raised for the museum.

Award of Excellence for Blog

We are pleased to announce that in October 2021, the SLHA (Society for Lincolnshire History and Archaeology) gave us a 'Flora Murray Award of Excellence' for our website blog.

The Flora Murray awards "recognise the endeavours and achievements of local groups, societies and individuals in the fields of Lincolnshire history and archaeology."