Learning is key here at Gallery Oldham we deliver fun, engaging, interesting and creative workshops for people of all ages and abilities.
From educational, curriculum-led workshops for schools, colleges and university students to workshops with those living with Dementia and everyone in between we run an intensive project with something to interest everyone.
For more information please follow the links below or contact the Education Manager, Joy Thorpe on 0161 770 4663
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Information for Schools – including our latest activity programme.
Non school groups – workshops and activities for your group.
Activities for young people – opportunities specifically for young people.
Adult Art and Craft Courses – we run evening classes and workshops.
Making Memories – creative reminiscence for older people with Dementia and their carers
Information for schools
The gallery has a lively mix of exhibitions featuring contemporary artists and makers and a variety of items from our public collections which include social, natural and industrial history as well as fine and decorative arts.
Our education programme covers many aspects of the National Curriculum and teachers’ resources, workshops and activities are available throughout the school year.
Schools Programme (PDF)
Booking Enquiry Form (Word)
To arrange a school visit contact
[email protected] or call
0161 770 4643
School Visiting Information
If you are visiting us these documents may be useful.
Information Pack for teachers (Word doc)
Greater Manchester Museums Group
Gallery Oldham is one of eight museums in Greater Manchester to have contributed to a combined website for schools.
Visit the GMMG website to access all of these interactive resources.