Oldham

Oldham Coliseum Theatre

Oldham Coliseum Theatre

Oldham Coliseum Theatre has a full programme of repertory theatre and an annual pantomime. The theatre enjoys an enviable reputation for ambitious productions and excellent performances with appearances from many famous actors. Contact the box office for details.

Oldham Coliseum Theatre Information
Address Fairbottom Street, Oldham. Tel: 0161 624 2829
Opening Times Visitors are advised to confirm opening times.
Services Town Centre Various.

Saddleworth Museum and Art Gallery

Saddleworth Museum and Art Gallery is housed in a former textile mill. Exhibitions feature local archaeology, handicrafts and customs, from the Romans the present day. There are preserved looms and other items of textile machinery, from some of the many mills in the area. The museum gallery features work by contemporary artists and travelling exhibitions. Guided tours are available by prior request. A shop and Tourist Information Centre provide an opportunity to acquire a souvenir of the visit.

Saddleworth Museum and Art Gallery Information
Address High Street, Uppermill, Oldham, OL3 6HS. Tel: 01457 874093
Opening Times Mar - Nov Mon to Sat 10.00-17.00, Sun 12.00-17.00 Nov - Mar Winter Hours 13.00-16.00
Services 184 from Manchester, 350 from Ashton-Under-Lyne

Oldham Museum

Situated in a former 'Friends Meeting House', the Museum has a programme of changing exhibitions as well as a permanent display, "Going up Town" where visitors can step back in time to the days when the town was dominated by the cotton industry.

Oldham Museum Information
Address Greaves Street, Oldham. Tel: 0161 911 4657
Opening Times Visitors are advised to confirm opening times.
Services Town Centre Various

Oldham Sports Centre

Oldham Sports Centre

This is an Oldham Community flagship facility located in the centre of Oldham on the main bus routes.

DW Stadium Information
Address Lord Street, Oldham, OL1 3HA. Tel: 0161 911 4090
Services Town Centre Various

Tandle Hill Country Park

Tandle Hill is a mixture of magnificent beech woodland and open grassland with a wide panorama of the surrounding countryside. There are several walks around the park and links to Crompton Moor.

Tandle Hill Country Park Information
Address Tandle Hill Road, Royton, Oldham. Tel: 0161 627 2608
Services 409

Alexandra Park

Alexandra Park

Right in the heart of Oldham, is a vital link between town and countryside for both people and wildlife. The visitor centre contains displays and information on the history of the park as well as countryside events. These are held both in the park and in other areas. The centre is open by prior arrangement. Please contact if you would like to visit. For further information on Oldham's countryside please contact the Countryside Service on 0161 620 8202.

Alexandra Park Information
Services 408, 425