Current exhibitions

LS Lowry, The Funeral PartyRoyal Academy Takeover

Temporary exhibition
Sunday 20 May to Sunday 30 June 2019

This year, Ordsall Hall, Salford Museum & Art Gallery and The Lowry are bringing The Royal Academy to Salford to celebrate the institution’s 250th anniversary, made possible with Art Fund support.

Museums and galleries across the UK will take part in a nationwide programme of talks, events and exhibitions entitled RA250.

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Frederic Shields GalleryFrederic Shields Gallery

Permanent exhibition

In the exhibition you can meet some of the main characters that have lived at the Hall over the centuries.

These include the grand John Radclyffe of the 1340s and the 'fair and witty' Margaret Radclyffe (former lady-in-waiting to Queen Elizabeth 1).

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Beautiful gardens, great exhibits and fantastic interactive elements for older children.

Janet Robertson, Worsley.