Information for schools

Schools’ Activities

The gallery has a lively mix of exhibitions featuring contemporary artists and makers and a variety of items from our public collections which include social, natural and industrial history as well as fine and decorative arts.Workshop image

Our education programme covers many aspects of the National Curriculum and teachers’ resources, workshops and activities are available throughout the school year.

Schools Programme (PDF)

Booking Enquiry Form (Word)

To arrange a school visit contact or call
0161 770 4643


The children were captivated the minute they walked through the door!
Year 2 teacher


School Visiting Information

If you are visiting us these documents may be useful.

Information Pack for teachers (Word doc)

School Visit Risk Assessment (PDF)

Personal emergency evacuation plan (PDF)


Greater Manchester Museums Group

Gallery Oldham is one of eight museums in Greater Manchester to have contributed to a combined website for schools.

Visit the GMMG website to access all of these interactive resources.