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Welcome to the Albert Halls. Home to an historic theatre, spectacular venues and the funky Albert Bar and Café, all set in the heart of Bolton.

Read on to learn how to find us and what facilities we have available.

Getting here

Albert Halls Bolton, Victoria Square, Bolton BL1 1RU. We are located in Bolton Town Hall right at the centre of Bolton and are just a 12 minute train journey from Manchester.

Driving: Use the postcode BL1 1RU on your sat nav to find us.

Parking: Find a list of town centre carparks here.

Bus and Train: Albert Halls is just an eight minute walk away from Bolton Transport Interchange which holds the bus terminal and train station. Visit the TFGM Journey Planner to plan your journey.

Accessibility at the Albert Halls

We want as many people as possible to enjoy their experience at the Albert Halls. There is a separate step-free access to the right of our main entrance and ticket office which involves an incline. The Albert Halls is our main theatre and is located on the second floor and can be accessed via a lift or two flights of stairs with handrails. There is wheelchair access to the front stalls of the theatre. A lift and accessible toilet facilities are on all floors. Accessibility seating can be booked via Quay Tickets on 0343 208 0500.

You are welcome to bring medical equipment, medicines and food or drink to manage a medical condition. We welcome guide dogs at The Albert Halls and fresh water is available on request.

Safety & security

Your safety and security is important to us and Albert Halls Bolton has a series of visible and discreet security measures in place for our live shows and events.

All bags may be subject to security searches prior to entry to the building. As such, we would ask that you refrain from bringing large bags to the venue as this could cause delays to your admittance.If you are attending a theatre performance, please ensure that you arrive with plenty of time for these security checks to take place.

Any bags larger than 30cm by 30cm by 15cm must be checked into our secure storage room. Please note: Anyone who declines a security search will not be admitted.

Vaping is strictly forbidden anywhere within The Albert Halls and failure to comply with this could result in removal from the premises.

We want you to have an enjoyable experience, customers that have already consumed excess alcohol could be refused entry to the premises or refused service at the bars. We ask that all customers have respect for those around them and the Albert Halls staff.

Our security measures are under constant review and we reserve the right to change arrangements at short notice.

Before your visit

If you have any queries or concerns about your visit, please contact we can also arrange a visit to the theatre or function rooms.


Food & drink

The Albert Bar and Café serves alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks, snacks and food both pre show and Wednesday to Saturday 10:00-16:00 There is also a Show Bar and Lancaster Suite Bar.