Visit the first market of the year at Houghton Tower on Sunday 19th January. The markets are held on the third Sunday of every month throughout the year. Houghton Tower was one of the first historic houses in the country to promote high quality local produce at its markets. Houghton Tower is situated high on a hill in the heart of Lancashire. Take a tour of one of the finest Renaissance buildings in England, visit the state rooms and hear from one of the expert guides about the history of the house.