Bolton Library and Museum Services

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Museum, Aquarium and Archives location and opening times

May Bank holiday opening times for all services Monday 1st and 29 May

Bolton Central Library, Museum and Aquarium

This building will be open from 10am to 4pm.

Come along and see what you can make at our free drop in craft sessions, 1.30pm to 3pm. Suitable for ages 4 to 11.

Smithills Hall

The Hall will be open from 12pm to 4pm.

Join us for a drop in craft session, 1.30pm to 3pm, free event and no need to book. Suitable for ages 4 to 11.

All the Community Libraries will be closed on both Bank Holiday Mondays.

Bolton Museum

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Bolton Archives

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Bolton Libraries locations and opening times

Central Library

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Community Libraries and Neighbourhood Collections

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Historic houses locations and opening times

Smithills Hall

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Hall i' th' Wood

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A general guide to all our services

Download our leaflet that contains addresses for all our venues (PDF - 6MB)

Access policy and statements

Our access policy statements are available here: