Attenborough Arts Centre



Performances, exhibitions, workshops and courses

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Families at Attenborough: Hippity Hop

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Theatre: Beowulf

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Families: BYOB Comedy

Latest news

  • Arts Council England confirms increased funding for Attenborough Arts Centre. Read more here
  • 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 Jeremy Webster 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: Tuesday - Friday 12pm - 6pm, 
    Saturday, 10am - 5pm 
    Sunday, 12pm - 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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