Salford Museum and Art Gallery

The Museum and Art Gallery is closed on a Monday.

Salford Museum and Art Gallery

Visitor notice

Please note the cafe will be closing at 3.00pm on Friday 19 December. We apologise for any inconvenience this causes.

Christmas and New Year Opening Times

Salford Museum will close at 4.00pm on Sunday 21 December 2014 and re-open at 10.00am on Friday 2 January 2015.

Museum 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
United Kingdom
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

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
  • Braille interpretation panels/tactile statues


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

12:30 pm to 3:00 pm Sunday 4th January 2015
Salford Museum and Art Gallery

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

3:00 pm Wednesday 7th January 2015
Salford Museum and Art Gallery

Monthly tour of Lark Hill Place, Salford's very own...

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Saturday 10th January 2015
Salford Museum and Art Gallery
£12 per week, £60 for all 6 weeks

Draw what you see on a sketch tour around the galleries...