We know that you can’t visit us at the moment but we have loads of fun activities that you can get involved with from home.
Visit our kids & families page for a range of activities to keep the family entertained!
Looking for resources to help with home schooling?
Head to our schools page for cross-curricular PowerPoints with educational activities inspired by artworks and artefacts from our collection.
We have a huge range of activities for families, individuals, artists, young people and everyone else who visits Gallery Oldham.
Check the calendar on the right for upcoming activities and events.
For Kids and Families we have a fun mix of events for families during all school holidays, our monthly Super Saturdays and weekly Go Baby and GO Explorer sessions. Plus the Small Cinema showing family friendly films.
For Young People we have a variety of creative activities, workshops and sessions to develop your skills. We also deliver and support Arts Award.
For adults we offer a range of informative art and craft courses, and group workshops that are suitable for all levels of ability.
Autumn Half-Term Holidays
Gallery Oldham is full of fun, creative and exciting activities, events and workshops for children & families of all ages. From our early years sessions to our small cinema viewings there’s always something to bring your little ones to.
As well as our regular events, we also have activities in our gallery spaces and landings which are linked to our exhibitions. We also guarantee to have at least one family friendly exhibition at all times.
We have a selection of free, creative and fun family activities which take place during all school holidays. Face painting and craft activities at each session. Most suitable for ages 4–10 years.
Monday 29 Oct
Flag Making and Badge Sashes
Tuesday 30 Oct
Guy Fawkes Puppets and Bonfire Night Collages
Wednesday 31 Oct
Pumpkin Lanterns and Spider Cups
Children must be accompanied by an adult for all family activities.
All holiday activities are free with face painting for just £2.