From theatre, music and dance to traditional and contemporary art – we have it all. Meander around one of the galleries, marvel at unusual interior design or catch a show at one of our fantastic theatres.
Royal & Derngate is the main venue for arts and entertainment in Northampton. It offers a diverse programme of work on its stages, from drama to dance, stand-up comedy to classical music and children’s shows to opera.
Fermynwoods Contemporary Art
Fermynwoods Contemporary Art was established in 1998 and has been commissioning artists and inspiring audiences across Northamptonshire and beyond for 15 years.
NN Contemporary Arts
A contemporary art space in the centre of Northampton, working with artists to present an international programme of contemporary art.
Watch the distinctive, colourful pottery being made. Pottery for sale and have a go days.
The house was remodelled by the world-famous designer Charles Rennie Mackintosh in his iconic Modernist style. The gallery upstairs is free to enter and has a series of exhibitions throughout the year. The dining room and the in-house boutique restaurant offers a full range of delicious contemporary cuisine.
Vivacity is an independent, not-for-profit organisation with charitable status. We manage many of Peterborough’s most popular culture and leisure facilities for both residents of the city and visitors to Peterborough.
Vivacity provides a myriad of opportunities for people to take part in cultural and leisure activities. Art, heritage, learning, sport and healthy living form the mainstay of our services, with the specific purpose to enrich and inspire lives in partnership with various organisations and stakeholders.
The collection dates back to 1987 when the Wellingborough Civic Society set up the Heritage Centre in Croyland Hall. Explore over 40,000 catalogued items all relating to the history of Wellingborough and the surrounding villages.
Oundle International Festival
The programme includes jazz, folk and world music alongside classical repertoire, and related programming in other art forms.
Crafts at Stanwick Lakes
Enjoy a wide variety of arts and craft events throughout the year, whether you want to learn a new skill, brush op on an old one or meet new people.
900 Voices of the Nene
Explore over 1,000 digitised ‘voices’ – films, photographs, audio interviews and a spectacular ‘Digital River Nene’ art installation – created with Nenescape as part of Peterborough Cathedral’s 900th year celebration.
A new project is underway called ‘Nenespiration’! The project is exploring people’s aspirations for the Nene Valley over the next 20 years.
During Nene Valley Festival 2019, Destination Nene Valley and other Nenescape partners, were out and about at events gathering feedback about what the Nene Valley means to its residents and visitors. Using this feedback and more, Nenescape partners; One to One Development Trust and creators of the 900 Voices of the Nene, will develop a new digital interactive artwork that conveys the aspirations from the Nene Valley.