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Museums and Galleries

Our museums and galleries are currently closed due to lockdown restrictions. We will update this page when we have a date for reopening. In the meantime you can find lots of ideas for children’s craft activities here  and family walks and trails here

Ashton Market

Portland Basin Museum

Find out about opening times, facilities and activities.

Ashton Market

Museum of the Manchester Regiment

Find out about opening times, facilities and activities.

Hyde Market

Astley Cheetham Art Gallery

Find out about opening times, facilities and activities.


All our sites are free and we have a changing programme of events and exhibitions with something to appeal to everyone.

Tameside Museums and Galleries are part of the Greater Manchester Museums Group.

You’ll have great days out at Tameside Museums and Galleries. There is so much to see and do, with the chance to learn about Tameside’s fascinating history and industrial heritage.

We look forward to seeing you soon.

Information about accessibility at Tameside Museums and Galleries


If you would like your details to be added to our database to be kept informed of future events, activities and exhibitions happening within our cultural services department,  please click on the following link

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Contact Information
Contact by Post

Portland Basin Museum
Portland Place
Contact by Telephone
0161 343 2878
Contact by Fax
0161 343 2869


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