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.


Wednesday 18 October, 2pm
Explore the range of work on display in the Oldham Open.

Wednesday 8 November, 2pm
Learn about the Natural History on display in Oldham Stories.

Wednesday 6 December, 2pm
Discover more of the Dis/rupt textiles exhibition.

Wednesday 24 January, 2pm
Join our Natural History curator in the Family Matters exhibition.

Wednesday 7 February, 2pm
Learn how to trace your family tree in the Family Matters exhibition.

Thursday 8 March, 2pm
Find out more about Oldham’s suffragettes and suffragists as part of International Women’s Day.

Wednesday 21 March, 2pm
Join artists Jacqui Symons and Richard Dawson to explore their Natural: History exhibition.

Wednesday 11 April, 2pm
Take a guided tour of the On Paper works on display.