Talks and Tours

Gallery talks

Our monthly lunchtime talks and tours are a great way to find out more about exhibitions, collections and specialist exhibitions. Talks are free, informal and last around 40 minutes with time for discussion afterwards.

Our talks are delivered by curators, artists, volunteers and specialists.

There is no need to book.

25 April, 1pm 
Take a guided look at our newest exhibition Natural: History.

Oldham Stories
9 May, 1pm
Explore the Natural History on display within our permanent Oldham Stories exhibition.

Protest and democracy
7 June, 1pm
Uncover stories of protest and democracy in our Oldham Stories exhibition. Part of Manchester Histories Festival.

Oldham Suffragettes and Suffragists
20 June, 1pm
In this centenary year of Women’s Suffrage find out more about the local people who campaigned for votes for women.

ARTIST ROOMS: Richard Long
Wednesday 4 July, 1pm
Discover more of the Artist Rooms exhibition.

British Wildlife Photography 
Wednesday 8 August, 1pm
Study some of the amazing images in the British Wildlife Photography Awards exhibition.

Oldham Panorama
Thursday 6 September, 1pm
Take a guided tour of the Oldham Panorama. Part of Oldham Histories Festival and Heritage Open Days.

Wednesday 17 October, 1pm
Explore the artworks in the Refuge exhibition. Part of  the Asia Triennial.