Attenborough Arts Centre



Performances, exhibitions, workshops and courses

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Families: Baby Disco

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Families: Sky

Latest news

  • Arts Council England confirms increased funding for Attenborough Arts Centre. Read more here
  • We are sorry that our lift is out of order. It is in the process of being fixed. If you need to use our outside ramps to access our second floor please ask reception for help.
  • Check our social media channels for cancellations of courses and performances due to weather.
  • We now sell gift vouchers for all occasions starting from just £5. Ask our Front of House staff for more details.
  • Book your place onto a great range of performance in our What's on guide. Try a new creative course or workshop from our Creative Learning guide
  • Become a Friend of Attenborough Arts Centre and give an annual donation from just £30 per year. Contact Seetal on for further information.

Opening hours and Parking

  • Open to everyone!
  • Box office: Monday - Friday, 9.30am - 7pm. Open later during performances and classes.
  • Gallery: Monday - Saturday, 10am - 5pm and Sunday, 12 noon - 4pm.
  • Attenborough Cafe: Open daily (later during performances and classes).
  • Balcony Gallery and shop: Monday - Friday, 9.30am - 7pm and Saturday, 10am - 5pm and Sunday, 12 noon - 4pm
  • Parking: Four blue badge spaces available. FREE parking at the Medical Sciences Building next door after 6pm and at weekends. Pay and display on Lancaster Road.

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