Things to do in and around Lytham

Take a stroll along Lytham Green and visit the historic windmill and museum, or visit the house and gardens of the historic Lytham Hall set on the edge of the town. There’s year round live entertainment at the Lowther Pavilion and a changing exhibition programme at the Fylde Gallery at Booth’s. Take some time to browse around the many boutiques and independent stores for something different, or have a refreshing drink or tasty bite in the wide choice of places to eat.

Fairhaven Golf Club
Fairhaven Golf Club
Officially recognised as one of the finest Championship courses in the north of England and listed by Golf World in “The Best 10 Championship Qualifying Courses” The Club House was opened in 1925 and is available for private hire for functions and a spectacular location for private dining and there’s a regular event programme too.

Oakwood Ave, FY8 4JU
01253 736741

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Fairhaven Lake
Fairhaven Lake
Located between Lytham and St Annes on the Sea, Fairhaven lake is a popular destination for a walk around the lake, watching the wildlife, hiring a boat or having a picnic. There’s an on site café, RSPB Discovery Centre, Spitfire memorial and bowling green, tennis courts and shop. Adjacent parking available.

Inner Promenade, Fairhaven FY8 1BD
01253 735440

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Fairhaven United Reformed Church
Fairhaven United Reformed Church
Known locally as The White Church, the story of the White Church begins at a meeting of the congregation of Lytham Congregational Church in 1899 with the suggestion that there should be a new church in Fairhaven on the estuary of the Ribble on land leased by the Clifton family of Lytham Hall. The church is a well known local landmark and was opened on October 17, 1912.

22a Clifton Drive, Fairhaven FY8 1AX
07776 157549

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Fylde Gallery
Fylde Gallery
Fylde Gallery is located on the first floor of Booth’s in Lytham is a unique and beautiful space with a varied programme of exhibitions featuring local artists and heritage groups. The exhibitions change every six to eight weeks and are free to enter. There’s a very popular café adjacent.

Booths Supermarket, Haven Road, FY8 3UT
01253 725610

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Fylde Rugby Club
Fylde Rugby Club
Fylde Rugby Club is the Fylde’s own rugby union club and offers some of the best facilities in the area. It’s a community-oriented, members club, basically amateur, bringing together experienced players in the locality and region, together with nurturing considerable local talent and there’s teams for both juniors and seniors. Sponsorship and advertising packages available.

Woodlands Memorial Ground, Blackpool Road, FY8 4EL
01253 734733

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Heima
Heima
Located in the heart of Lytham, the family owned business Heima is a great place to browse and see a good range of vintage furniture for your home or garden that has been re loved and is now looking for a new home. The focus is on original pieces that have been sourced. Open seven days a week and delivery is available.

12a Station Rd, Lytham St Annes FY8 5DH
07940 782506

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Inspirations Gallery
Inspirations Gallery
Inspirational and creative artwork in the heart of St Anne’s which has a wonderful collection of artwork, the gallery has pieces for sale produced by carefully selected artists who are predominantly local or from Lancashire and the North West. Open Wednesday to Saturday and there’s an online web store too

Unit 2, The Mews, 36 Clifton Street, Lytham, FY8 5EW
01253 731839

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Lowther Gardens
Lowther Gardens
Lowther Gardens is the oldest park in Lytham St Anne’s. The gardens cover an area of 5.65 hectares and were provided by Squire J Talbot Clifton in 1872 in honour of his wife, Eleanor Cecily Clifton (of the Lowther family in Cumbria) and in memory of her father, who died in 1868. It’s a great spot to rest and watch the world go by and there’s a popular café and small children’s play area, crazy golf, bowling and tennis courts.

Lowther Terrace, Lytham, FY8 5QQ
01253 794221

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Lytham Golf Academy
Lytham Golf Academy
Located on the outskirts of Warton, there’s a 210 metre square golf superstore which is fully stocked with all the very latest golf equipment and clothing fashions for both men, ladies and juniors. Driving range and lessons with golf professional available. They don’t just do Golf!

Lytham Rd, Warton PR4 1TE
01772 631520

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Lytham Green
Lytham Green
Lytham Green stretches either side of the iconic windmill and is a very popular venue for picnics, family get-togethers and a stroll along the Promenade with spectacular views across to Southport and North Wales on a clear day. There’s two car parks and street parking too and the coastal path leads from Lytham Green up to Fairhaven and beyond to St Anne’s.

East Beach, Lytham FY8 5LD
01253 658443

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Lytham Green Drive Golf Club
Lytham Green Drive Golf Club
Located just on the edge of Lytham, the course is an extremely good test of golf whilst being very picturesque with its wild life, ponds and tree lined fairways. The present course is designed by James Steer except for minor changes brought about by recommendations from the R & A and the acquisition of the club in 1996. Pro shop on site and function room available for hire.

Ballam Rd, Lytham FY8 4LE
01253 737390

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Lytham Hall
Lytham Hall
A Grade I Georgian country house and parkland on the edge of Lytham town centre managed by Heritage Trust for the North West. There’s a regular events programme including theatre in the park, a popular on site café and tea rooms and a restoration programme currently underway through the hard work of the enthusiastic volunteers. Private functions and events catered for.

Ballam Rd, Lytham FY8 4JX
01253 736652

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Lytham Heritage Centre
Lytham Heritage Centre
Operated by the Lytham Heritage Group, right in the heart of the town centre, there’s an excellent programme of heritage and art exhibitions held each year from February to December. Free entry (donations welcome) and there’s disabled access too. The main gallery is available to art societies, individual artists, local schools and community groups.

2 Henry St, Lytham, Lytham, FY8 5LE
01253 730787

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Lytham Windmill Museum
Lytham Windmill Museum
Located on Lytham Green, Lytham Windmill and Lifeboat Museum is a seasonal museum started in 1989 by the Lytham Heritage Group. Spread over five floors, there is a lifeboat from 1901 on display. It is a popular schools visit and there is free entry with donations welcome.

Lytham Green, East Beach, Lytham FY8 5LD
01253 794879

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Park View
Park View
An award winning park on the edge of Lytham which provides facilities for 3 generations of users. There’s a bespoke Sand and Water Play area, Toddler and Teen Zones, BMX track, Skate ramps, Playfit equipment, Multi Use Games Area, Amphitheatre, Football pitches, Woodland Walk and much more. On site café and eco pod

Queen Elizabeth II Park View Playing Fields, Park View Rd, Lytham, FY8 4JE
01253 741955

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Stringers
Stringers
Department store located in the heart of Lytham with fashion and menswear, beauty and lingerie, gifts and toys, accessories and shoes and a personal shopping service available. Regularly changing seasonal stock and events take place too. Stringers Homelife is located adjacent to Booths and packed with inspiration for your home.

Clifton Street, Lytham St Annes FY8 5LR
01253 740700

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RNLI Lytham
RNLI Lytham
Located on the edge of Lytham Green overlooking the Ribble Estuary, the RNLI shop is run by volunteers and is the perfect gift or souvenir! There’s home wares, clothing, tasty treats, toys, greeting cards and so much more. All profits from the shop help towards saving lives at sea.

Central Beach, Lytham, FY8 5LD
01253 733638

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RSPB Ribble Discovery Centre
RSPB Ribble Discovery Centre
Located at Fairhaven Lake, the Ribble Discovery Centre is the gateway to exploring the Ribble Estuary – one of the most important wetlands in the country and home to more than 250,000 birds. A huge variety of birds can be seen and there’s experts on hand to help and a shop and plenty of hands on fun for the younger ones with trail sheets. Fully accessible too and car parks and street parking available close by

Inner Promenade, Fairhaven FY8 1BD
01253 796292

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The Lowther Pavilion
The Lowther Pavilion
The Lowther Pavilion Theatre has a proud history of serving the Fylde Coast and the surrounding area as a cultural hub of community entertainment. This 450 seated, 800 standing capacity venue has many features and is used for a wide variety of touring shows, stand up comedy, music, functions, meetings and events. There’s the “Love Lowther” campaign to raise funds for the venues’ future.

Lowther Terrace, Lytham Saint Annes FY8 5QQ
01253 794221

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