Ranging from Egyptian mummies to local history and wildlife, Bolton's collection has something for everyone


With family friendly events and exhibitions available all year round, enjoy the fascinating story of Bolton, its places and people, alongside displays of Art, Egyptology, Archaeology, Botany and Zoology.


Members of the public must wear a face covering in all Library and Museum spaces.


Please note: We are not accepting postal donations to the Museum collections at this time. We are unable to process these during the pandemic. Please also be aware that under normal circumstances, items should not be sent to us by post without prior agreement and this still applies.

Plan your visit

Monday Closed
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9.30am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 5pm
Saturday 9am - 5pm
Sunday Closed

Bolton Museum

Le Mans Crescent
Bolton
BL1 1SE

museum.customerservices@bolton.gov.uk

01204 332211

Admission free