Here you will find details of the festive opening hours for our Leisure Centres, Libraries, Museums and Salford Watersports Centre.

Leisure Centres

Some of our leisure centres will be open in between Christmas and New Year. All Leisure Centres will re-open as usual on Tuesday 4 January 2022.

View the Leisure Centre festive opening hours →


Libraries will close after Thursday 23 December 2021 and re-open on Tuesday 4 January 2022, except for Eccles Library which will be open for all customers between 10.00am – 2.00pm on Wednesday 29 December, Thursday 30 December and Friday 31 December.

During the break customers can also use online services, including e-books, e-audio and e-magazines.

View the Salford Libraries festive opening hours →

Museums & Galleries

Both Ordsall Hall and Salford Museum & Art Gallery will close at 4pm on Thursday 23rd December. Salford Museum & Art Gallery will re-open at 9.30am on Tuesday 4th January 2022, with Ordsall Hall re-opening at 1pm on Sunday 9th January 2022.

Salford Watersports Centre

The Watersports Centre will close at 12pm on 23 December, re-opening at 9.30am on Monday 10 January 2022.

Questions? Please contact the venue directly or email us at

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

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