The Cooper Gallery is open to the public all year round. Please note that exhibition spaces are closed to the public during change of exhibition.
Monday - Saturday, 10am - 4pm
Cafe open Monday - Saturday, 9:30am - 4pm
Church Street, Barnsley, S70 2AH
A brand new and breathtaking display of artworks from the fine art collection at Cooper Gallery.
For the first time, the British Museum has co-curated an exhibition with partner museums from around the UK to display and then tour contemporary artworks from its Prints and Drawings collection.
Visit our latest exhibition "Pushing paper - contemporary drawing from 1970 to now" and see works by Tracey Emin, David Hockney, Grayson Perry, Anish Kapoor, Bridget Riley and more than 50 other leading names in the art world.
A stunning oil painting by John Atkinson Grimshaw has been allocated by HM Government to the fine art collection at the Cooper Gallery in Barnsley.
The Tasker Photography Trust opens a brand-new exhibition at the Cooper Gallery on Saturday, 15 January 2022
Drawings by some of the world’s most famous artists are coming to Barnsley as part of a major British Museum touring exhibition.
Find out more about Barnsley’s stories, collections and communities.