Blackburn Railway Station

Your itinerary for Blackburn when discovering Amazing Women by Rail .... 

Blackburn Station looks straight onto the new Cathedral Quarter.

Stop at Blackburn Cathedral (BB1 5AA) to look around and then head for the award winning market on Church Street (BB1 5AF).

There are plenty of eating places here, along with the Tourist Information Centre.

Here you can obtain maps, guides and information.

Postcards of Kathleen Ferrier are on sale.

Walk then to the Art Gallery and Museum BB1 7AJ (open Wednesday - Saturday) where there is a display about Kathleen.

You can purchase the Kathleen Ferrier Town Trail leaflet here which takes you round all the key places in Kathleen's life.

A short walk from the town centre is the beautiful Corporation Park (BB1) where the young Kathleen used to play tennis and take a short cut into town.