Arts

From theatre, music and dance to traditional and contemporary art - we have it all. Meander around one of the galleries, marvel at unusual interior design or catch a show at one of our fantastic theatres.

78 Derngate

The house was remodelled by the world-famous designer Charles Rennie Mackintosh in his iconic Modernist style. The gallery upstairs is free to enter and has a series of exhibitions throughout the year. The dining room and the in-house boutique restaurant offers a full range of delicious contemporary cuisine.

Northampton Museum and Art Gallery

The museum is home to a world famous shoe collection. Discover why shoes are important to Northampton, how shoes are made and the history of shoe fashions. Famous shoe wearers and designers are featured in many displays.

NN Contemporary Arts

A contemporary art space in the centre of Northampton, working with artists to present an international programme of contemporary art.

Wellingborough Museum

The collection dates back to 1987 when the Wellingborough Civic Society set up the Heritage Centre in Croyland Hall. Explore over 40,000 catalogued items all relating to the history of Wellingborough and the surrounding villages.

Woodnewton Pottery

Watch the distinctive, colourful pottery being made. Pottery for sale and have a go days.

Castle Theatre

The Castle is a theatre, cinema and arts centre serving the local community in Wellingborough and Northamptonshire. There's always something to interest you and your family.

Crafts at Stanwick Lakes

Enjou a wide variety of arts and craft events throughout the year, whether you want to learn a new skill, brush op on an old one or meet new people.

Fermynwoods Contemporary Art

Fermynwoods Contemporary Art was established in 1998 and has been commissioning artists and inspiring audiences across Northamptonshire and beyond for 15 years.

Thrapston House, Huntingdon Rd, Thrapston, Northamptonshire, NN14 4NF
T: 01832 731257 W: Fermynwoods

Oundle International Festival

The programme includes jazz, folk and world music alongside classical repertoire, and related programming in other art forms.

Royal & Derngate

Royal & Derngate is the main venue for arts and entertainment in Northampton. It offers a diverse programme of work on its stages, from drama to dance, stand-up comedy to classical music and children’s shows to opera.

The Dolby Gallery

Dolby Gallery hosts a variety of exhibitions every year. Visitors can also browse at the fine art, sculptures, ceramics, prints and watercolours on display.