What's On

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Find out more about our exciting events, exhibitions, talks and tours.

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Seascapes and Riverviews

The Cooper Gallery

Seascapes and Riverviews

A breath-taking display of artworks from the fine art collection at Cooper Gallery. From a dramatic hurricane by Eugene Isabey to a delicate view of the Tigris by David Muirhead Bone, enjoy being swept away or simply glide through more of Barnsley’s excellent art.

Penny’s Sculpture Quest

The Cooper Gallery

Penny’s Sculpture Quest

See Barnsley Town Centre as never before with this free trail. Aimed at little legs and enquiring minds - it takes you around some of the amazing public art on display in Barnsley.

Sketchbook Circle

Cooper Gallery

Sketchbook Circle

Relaxed drawing sessions for adults. Whether you already draw regularly or are an absolute beginner.

High Noon to Midnight

The Cooper Gallery

High Noon to Midnight

While recovering from major surgery in 2019, Graham Ibbeson returned to his first love – drawing. For the very first time, over 30 artworks will be on display at the Cooper Gallery offering a personal reflection of two generations.

Mini Sculptors

The Cooper Gallery

Mini Sculptors

Stay and play in our sculpture garden this summer. Can you build the tallest tower?

Relaxed Openings

Cooper Gallery

Relaxed Openings

Enjoy a quieter experience in our galleries at our relaxed openings.

Barnsley Creative Mothers

Cooper Gallery

Barnsley Creative Mothers

Join us to meet other creative mums trying to strike a balance between motherhood and creative jobs.

Gallery Tour

The Cooper Gallery

Gallery Tour

Explore the Cooper Gallery and discover fascinating facts about the building on this 30-minute guided tour.