The Ashton Memorial

The Ashton Memorial
was commissioned by Lord Ashton as a tribute to his late wife. designed by John Belcher the structure was completed in 1909, the superbly restored interior hosts exhibitions and concerts and can be hired for private functions. Weddings
The Ashton Memorial is licensed for civil wedding ceremonies. There can be few more impressive settings for such a special occasion, flower arrangements, music and light refreshments after the ceremony can be arranged. Williamson Gallery
On the second floor in the Williamson Gallery, a series of exhibitions is held throughout the year and many works of art are for sale, a lasting memento of your visit to Williamson Park.
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The views from the Viewing Gallery extend in all directions. Distant landmarks can be identified by the brass plaques around the balustrade, the fells of the Lake District can easily be seen and on a clear day even the Isle of Man is visible. Children should be accompanied by a responsible adult.