Touchstones Rochdale

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The borough's award winning Arts & Heritage Centre offers a museum, four art galleries, heritage gallery, tourist information centre, café and shop with regular events and workshops.

Venue Type:

Museum, Gallery

Opening hours

Tuesday - Saturday: 10am - 5pm

Admission charges

Free Entry

Collection details

Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Music, Performing Arts, Social History, Weapons and War

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
A flyer promoting the Art Cafe opening

The Art Cafe Grand Opening

  • 27 October 2016 7-10pm *on now

We're really pleased to announce the opening of our brand new café. Come along to celebrate this occasion with food, drink, performances and merriment.

The Art café is open Tuesdays-Saturdays 10am-4pm, serving a wide selection of hot and cold food, drinks and snacks.

With free Wi-Fi and a relaxed atmosphere, its the perfect place to catch up with friends, meet colleagues, or simply relax after looking round exhibitions and displays.

Suitable for

  • 18+


Free to attend, but please RSVP by email at or call
01706 924844 by Monday 24 October 2016

Touchstones Rochdale
The Esplanade
OL16 1AQ



General Enquiries


General Enquiries

01706 924492


01706 924494

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