Talks and Tours

Gallery talks

Our monthly lunchtime talks and tours are a good 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.

Saturday 6 April, 1pm
Join author and art historian Roger Brown as he explore the work of William Stott of Oldham.

Saturday 27 April, 1pm
Find out more about the work of William Stott with our art curator.

Wednesday 15 May, 1pm
Find out more about the work of Mahtab Hussain.

Wednesday 12 June, 1pm
Discover the art on display in Oldham Stories with our curator.

Wednesday 3 July, 1pm
Jack Fishwick talks about his work as a taxidermist.

Wednesday 24 July, 1pm
Join Dr Alison Morgan for a fascinating talk about the songs and ballads linked to Peterloo.

Wednesday 14 August, 1pm
Explore the stories of Oldhamers at Peterloo.

Wednesday 11 September, 1pm
Take a stroll along the Oldham Panorama as part of Oldham Histories Festival.

Saturday 21 September, 1pm
A last chance to explore the Waterloo to Peterloo exhibition with our social history curator.

Wednesday 9 October, 1pm
Find out about the works on display in the Oldham Open.