Situated in the Central Library building in Old Street, the Art Gallery hosts visiting collections changing every month or so. In the same building is the Local Studies Library and Archives Centre.
A splendid park between Ashton and Stalybridge. It includes a boating lake, paddling pool, large play area and animals. Find out more about this extensive public park.
The remains of the canals of the Medlock Valley provide water features in this oasis of nature between Ashton and Oldham. Find out more...
The most prominent landmark in the area, Hartshead Pike is a favourite destination for walkers and offers views over several counties. Find out more about this ancient location.
Ashton has had a market for over 700 years. Today's indoor and outdoor markets are a popular feature of the town for residents and visitors. Find out more about the town's markets.
A small Heritage Centre situated at the rear of Longlands Mill, Queen Street, Mossley. Looks at life of local wool and cotton workers and the development of the town. Find out more about this small but unusual resource. (external link)