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Until our building is reopened in summer 2020 we will continue to run our pop Box Office, café and get involved programme in our temporary home in the Market Place Shopping Centre, Bolton BL1 2AL, on the upper floor next to Debenhams. 

PLEASE NOTE OUR UNIT AT THE MARKET PLACE SHOPPING CENTRE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED TO HELP PREVENT THE SPREAD OF COVID-19 - FIND OUT MORE

OPENING TIMES

Box Office
Mon - Sat 10am - 4.30pm
Over the phone - call us on 01204 520661

24hr ticket
bookings online

Theatre groups - as per usual schedule
If you attend Youth Theatre, Octagon Connect, ArtBeat or any of the Bridges companies please go to the Market Place at your usual day and time.

Café at the Market Place Shopping Centre 
Tue - Sat 9.30am - 4.30pm, Find out more about the café at the Market Place

TRAVEL INFO

The Market Place is 10-15 min walk from our building on Howell Croft South and easily accessible via car and public transport.

Parking: Market Place car park. First 60 mins are FREE, £1 for 1 – 2.5 hrs, £2 for 2.5 – 3.5 hrs, £4 for 3.5 hrs+. Park FREE after 5pm, 7 days a week.

Public Transport: Bolton Interchange is the main transport hub in the area, with multiple bus and rail connections which can connect you to all of our venues this season. Plan your journey on tfgm.com

We are back in our building LATER IN 2020 and we can't wait to welcome you all!

Octagon Theatre, Howell Croft South, Bolton BL1 1SB

The Octagon is situated in the heart of the town centre, opposite the Library and Museum. We are a five minute walk from Bolton Train Station and Bus Interchange.

The nearest car park is the Octagon NCP multi-storey car park (Postcode: BL1 1TN) Octagon customers get a discounted rate for the car park if parking after 5pm - please bring your ticket to the theatre for validation.

After 6pm there is free on-street parking on Le Mans Crescent, although spaces are limited. There are also disabled parking bays there too.