Barnsley Film Show

Enjoy film footage of Barnsley in days gone by, taken from the collections of Barnsley Archives and Local Studies.

Exhibition: Terry Brookes

Welcome to the wild and wonderful world of BROOKESart, where nothing is quite what it seems - or is it?

Opening Times

Monday - Friday

10am to 5pm


10am to 4pm


11am to 4pm

Events & Exhibitions


Latest News

Fabric Lenny reveals the hidden life of Barnsley Archives

Behind the scenes in Barnsley Archives and Discovery Centre lies a world of treasured information, painstakingly preserved and lovingly tended so that Barnsley folk can delve into their past to find out who they are and where they come from.

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Experience Barnsley wins LCG award

Barnsley Council's Experience Barnsley Museum and Discovery project has won the community involvement category at the 2014 Local Government Chronicle Awards, the biggest celebration of innovation and talent across British councils.

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