Salford Museum and Art Gallery

The Museum and Art Gallery is closed on a Monday.

Salford Museum and Art Gallery

Salford Museum and Art GalleryYour Heritage is Improving!

The Local History Library will close on Friday 26 June and re-open on Wednesday 3 September to undertake a stock check and re-organise the way you access the library's valuable resources. During this time we will be travelling to local libraries around the city.

For further details see our Local History plan your visit page.

Our weekend opening hours have changed

To accommodate our audience our weekend opening hours have changed.  From Saturday 7 June 2014, Salford Museum and Art Gallery's weekend opening hours changed to 12.00pm to 4.00pm (previously 1.00pm to 5.00pm).

With this, our cafe opening hours changed to 12.00pm to 3.00pm (previously 1.00pm to 4.00pm). 

Find us

Peel Park
The Crescent
M5 4WU
0161 778 0800

Opening times

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10:00 am - 4:45 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am - 4:45 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am - 4:45 pm
Friday: 10:00 am - 4:45 pm
Saturday: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The cafe is open on weekdays from 8:30am - 4:00pm and on weekends from 12:00pm - 3:00pm

Unless otherwise stated, this facility is closed on bank holidays.


  • Free entry
  • Three disabled persons' parking spaces adjacent to museum entrance
  • Ramp into the building for wheelchair and pram access
  • Lift inside the museum to access all floors
  • Loop in reception and shop area
  • Accessible toilet available
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Tactile statues

Please see the heritage Access Policy Statement for more information about access at Salford Museum and Art Gallery and Ordsall Hall.


Car parking charges apply at Salford Museum at the following rates:

  • Up to three hours: £2.00
  • Three to six hours: £5.00
  • Six to twelve hours: £8.00

All monies generated will go towards the running of Salford Museum and Art Gallery


What's on

3:00 pm Wednesday 1st July 2015
Salford Museum and Art Gallery

Join a member of the museum team to explore the stories of...

1:30 pm to 3:00 pm Saturday 4th July 2015
Salford Museum and Art Gallery

Join Hugh in the gallery for an art demonstration and tour...

12:30 pm to 3:00 pm Sunday 5th July 2015
Salford Museum and Art Gallery

Drop in for a different activity every week from 12.30pm....