The project incorporates major refurbishment to the roof and the fitout of new Egyptology, art galleries and entrance areas incorporating a replica tomb of King Thutmose III.


Meeting room

5 min induction

Short presentation in the meeting room   


30 min tour

Meeting room

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Address Bolton Museum Refurbishment
Le Mans Cresent

Find us,

Bolton Museum is situated on Le Mans Crescent in the heart of Bolton town centre, close to Bolton Town Hall and the Octagon Theatre. Bolton Bus Station and Bolton Train Station are within easy walking distance. Our site office is based behind the museum and across from Bolton Market. – Pedestrian entrance which is of Black Horse Street.

Site Entrance
Parking available yes


The nearest car park is Bolton Octagon Theatre NCP multi storey car park, Coronation St, Bolton, BL1 1TN. Car park opening times are 24hour and cost from £1.60 for 1hour - £6.10 for up to 9hours.

Public Transport

Bolton is easily accessible by train, with only a 20-minute train ride from Manchester (all stations) and 25 minutes from Preston. Buses also run regularly from Manchester and the surrounding areas

For Rail enquiries call: 08457 484950

For Bus enquiries call: 0161 228 7811


Length of Visit 1 Hour
Maximum Group Size 10
Register by March 9, 2018
Disabled Access no
Child Restrictions yes

No children under 16

Rosie Aspinall

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The next Open Doors will take place in 2019.

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