Platform Gallery Arts & Crafts

The Platform Gallery in Clitheroe showcases art and craft, featuring local and nationally renowned artists. Exhibits focus on contemporary crafts, including textiles, glassware, ceramics, jewellery, papier mache, furniture, baskets and prints. Craft workshops are held in the education room.

Most items are available for sale.

The Gallery also organises occasional exhibitions:


Craft Open: 10 April – 26 June 2021

The Platform Gallery’s annual exhibition, known for highlighting the wealth of talented craft makers surrounding the Platform Gallery. Connecting visitors with local contemporary makers and their crafts.

PlatForm and Function: 12th April – 26th June

PlatForm & Function exhibition celebrates emerging and established makers by awarding the prize of a place in this exhibition.

The makers have been carefully selected from the BCTF (British Craft Trade Fair, and the GNCCF (Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair).


Further information:
  • Opening hours: Monday – Friday:  10.00 am – 4.30 pm;  Saturday: 10.00 am – 4.00 pm; closed Sunday and all Bank Holidays
  • Free admission
  • Location Platform Gallery, Station Road, Clitheroe, Lancs BB7 2JT
  • Directions: Car – Junction 8 off the M65 – follow signs to Clitheroe A671 (A59) – disabled parking is available in Booths supermarket car park – long stay parking is available on Chester Ave, behind the rail interchange; Train to Clitheroe – Manchester Victoria, Bolton, Blackburn direct to Clitheroe
  • Further information: Tel. 01200 425566