Launching our new season

Join us for our latest season launch on Saturday 5 March. It’s a chance to meet artists and curators, to try your hand at a craft activity or to explore our exhibitions (and our stores!).

This is the full timetable for the day. Everything is free and there is no need to book – please drop in for any sessions that appeal to you. We look forward to seeing you.

12-4 – Artist Dom Harbot will be running free family friendly craft activities inspired by the Fragile Moorland exhibition throughout the day

12 noon – Join our Art Curator for a gallery talk in the Sculpting Stories exhibition

12.30 – Explore local history in the Oldham Stories exhibition with our Social History Curator

1pm – Artist Anna FC Smith talks about the history of clog fighting in the Purring exhibition

1.30pm – Find out more about the taxidermy on display in the Fragile Moorland with our Natural History Curator

2pm – Meet the artist – Margaret Uttley will be answering questions in the Fragile Moorland exhibition

2.30pm – Take a guided stroll along the 1876 Oldham Panorama

3pm – Explore behind the scenes with a tour of our Fine Art Store