Bolton Library and Museum Services


Easter events and activities at Bolton Library and Museum services

Join us this Easter for our amazing events including a bug hunt, crafts and an egg hunt! There are over 25 events and activities to take part in! Click the link below to find out more.


Find out more about our Easter events

Easter opening times

If you are planning to visit us over the Easter break, you can check when we are open here.

Library and Museum Services Easter opening times

Welcome to your eLibrary!

Our new eBooks service allows you to download eBooks onto your computer, eBook reader, tablet or smartphone completely free of charge!

Our new and free eAudiobooks service allows you to download spoken word digital books to your computer, tablet, smartphone or MP3 player!

Go to the eLibrary


Bolton's library service. Find information about branch opening times and all our other services.

Libraries section


Come and enjoy amazing history, art, culture and activities in our accessible and family friendly galleries.

Museum section


Browse archives indexes and plan your visit to the History Centre based at Bolton Museum.

Archives section

The Aquarium

Greater Manchester's only public aquarium, based in the Central Library and Museum building.

Aquarium section

Ask Bolton Libraries

A boroughwide Enquiry Service providing quick, thorough responses to questions sent by phone, fax, letter or email.

Ask Bolton Libraries section

Historic Halls

History and visitor information about our historic halls: Hall i' th' Wood Museum and Smithills Hall.

Historic Halls section