Whether it’s art, culture, history or nature, Oldham’s attractions offer something for all ages and interests.
Visit the award winning Gallery Oldham for a peak into the borough’s history and heritage. The unique gallery houses a collection of artworks and objects dating back to 1883 and there’s always something different to see with our busy events programme to suit all ages. Saddleworth Museum provides a fascinating insight into the lives of its people, from the farmers who scraped a living weaving cloth to the soldiers who shivered at Castleshaw Roman Fort.
The Oldham Coliseum Theatre offers an eclectic mix of drama, comedy, musicals and traditional pantomime. A great way to spend the evening in Oldham.
Oldham's Town Centre is a shoppers' haven with an array of shops, a shopping mall and a traditional market.
Oldham’s green spaces are some of the best in the country. From historic public parks to wooded river valleys and Pennine Moorland, there’s something for the whole family.
Oldham's Countryside Centres offer a wide range of courses for adventure, leisure and learning for all ages. Visit one of our four centres to find out more about our year-round events programme. You’ll find a whole host of activities including group walks, gardening clubs, kids environmental clubs and much more.
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Oldham Famous Faces
Find out about Sir Winston Churchill here.
Find out about Karen Elson here.
Find out about Christopher Biggins here.
Find out about Carl Cox here.
Find out about Helen Bradley MBE here.
Find out about Annie Kenney here.