Lion Salt Works

Restored historic open-pan salt making site, in the village of Marston, close to Northwich. The site lies adjacent to the Trent and Mersey Canal, close to Weaver Hall Museum and Workhouse, and the historic Anderton Boat Lift.


  • Parking
  • Gift Shop
  • Refreshments
  • Disabled Access

Contact & Location

Operator:The Lion Salt Works Trust
Address:Ollershaw Lane
Cheshire CW9 6ES
Contacts: 01606 275 066
View website
Open days:Feb-Oct Tue-Sun & BHol 1030-1700. Nov-Jan closes 1600, (Last entry one hour earlier). (Closed 24-25 Dec & 1 Jan.)
By Rail: Northwich / 1.5 miles

This entry was last updated on 14th February 2017

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