Events Archive

Pedalling to Pickwell

Our volunteers and Friends at Barton supporters completed their 90 mile virtual cycle ride to raise funds for the Joseph Wright Hall on the 6th July.

You can still contribute to the fund to improve the lighting in the Hall – via Facebook

Posted on:26th June 2024 20240706 20240713
view of museum on barton bike night

Barton Bike Night

Back to its traditional Wednesday evening – motorcycles, trace stands, vintage bikes and live bands.

The Museum has refreshments and helmet / leathers storage.


Posted on:29th February 2024 20240703 20240713

Barton Street Boot Sale

We are not, after all, able to take part in the Barton Street Boot on Sunday 30 June – but we’ll save our bric a brac for the next one in August.

Check Facebook for locations of all the other stalls running between 10am – 2pm.

Posted on:5th July 2023 20240630 20240713

Barton Open Gardens

20 gardens of all shapes and sizes, including our own Playground Garden, open to the public for charity.  Maps available from The Ropewalk – £4 per person.  Don’t forget to check out our plants for sale.

Saturday & Sunday, 2-5pm


Posted on:25th June 2024 20240629 20240713

My Doorstep My Heritage

Models and poetry fashioned by pupils from Castledyke Primary School based on their exploration and discovery of Barton’s fine Victorian buildings.

Posted on:31st May 2024 20240607 20240713