Oldhamers by the Seaside

Gallery Oldham

  • Core Session
  • KS 1
  • KS 2
  • Art
  • Local History


Pupils explore Oldham artist Helen Bradley’s painting, ‘A Summer Afternoon on the Sands at Blackpool’, to learn where and how Oldham people spent their Wakes Week off from work in the mills. Museum artefacts and sensory materials bring the painting to life before pupils create a seaside inspired artwork to take home.


Standard workshop £100

Standard in-house workshops last 2 hours and can be booked for the morning or afternoon.

Self-guided visits are free but please book in advance with the Education Assistant.

Venue Info

For more information on Gallery Oldham please visit their venue page

Gallery Oldham


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