News

After Life exhibition now open

The stories of our planet’s lost and fading species are brought to life in our latest exhibition. After Life, by photographer Sean Dooley, features poignant and surprising portraits of extinct and endangered animals preserved in museums and private collections across the country. Exploring the consequences of our actions, and inactions, in taking species for granted, this series of […]

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Get Growing at the Gallery

Our regular visitors may have noticed lots of activities in our garden space this summer, since July we have been joined by Hulme Community Garden Centre and Green Monster Arts to help us and our visitors learn new skills all about gardening! We’ve had lots of activities so far from Mini beast hotels, vegetable printing, […]

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Heritage Open Days 2015

This September Oldham Council has organised a huge number of activities for Heritage Open Days. This is your opportunity to find out more about the history and heritage of your area. From talks to walks there is plenty to discover, whether you’re interested in architecture or heritage or just curious about the history around you. […]

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Oldham’s VCs

Oldham Council is commemorating the centenary of the First World War with a look at three local men who were awarded the Victoria Cross. Volunteers have worked hard over the past few months to gather information about the soldiers and now their work can be seen in a special touring exhibition visiting libraries across the […]

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Summer Season’s Launch

Come and celebrate our new exhibitions with a free day full of activities for all the family. Our Summer Season’s Launch has lots for you to explore.

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Call for makers

We’re on the look-out for new stock for our shop. If you live in the North-West of England and make jewellery, ceramics, textiles, cards or other pretty things we’d love to hear from you!

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Rainy City Roller Girls: Hit like a Girl!

Gallery Oldham’s next Community Gallery exhibition features photographs of the local all female Roller Derby Team, The Rainy City Roller Girls. The RCRG: Hit like a Girl! exhibition is your chance to see one of the top roller derby teams in the UK and Europe through still and moving images. This exhibition illustrates the strength and athleticism […]

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Photo: Family Friendly Museum Award 2015

Family Friendly Museum Award 2015

Do you and your family love visiting Gallery Oldham? The 2015 Telegraph Family Friendly Museum Award gives you the chance to say which museum, gallery, heritage site, science centre or historic home in Britain gives the warmest welcome to families.

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