What’s on Calendar

Browse our events and exhibitions below. Use the calendar on the right to see what’s on when you visit, or use the ‘Event Type’ drop-down to find events of a particular type, for example events for families.

The Game

23 March 2018 - 17 March 2019

Photographer Stuart Roy Clarke returns to present a carefully selected collection of his most significant work from the last thirty years.

Women Behind the Football Lens

15 May 2018 - 15 August 2018

An exciting new addition to Stuart Roy Clarke's exhibition The Game looks at the women behind the football lens, including Hy Money and Victoria Haydn

Fabric of Football: World Cup Classics

2 June 2018 - 20 July 2018
10am - 5pm

In association with Classic Football Shirts, come and see our new display of match-worn World Cup jerseys from past tournaments

History Will Be Made: BBC Tapestry

12 June 2018 - 1 September 2018
10am - 5pm

See the incredible embroidered tapestry from the BBC's World Cup trailer on display here at the National Football Museum this summer

Red Stars: A History of Russian Football

13 June 2018 - 23 September 2018
10am - 5pm

Explore the history of Russian football this summer with our new display of Soviet-era posters, objects and other propaganda

Playing for a Draw

5 July 2018 - 2 September 2018

Chart the history and creativity of football comics from across the world this summer with our latest exhibition, part of the Lakes International Comic Art Festival.

Red Stars creative workshop

25 July 2018 - 25 July 2018
12:30pm - 2:30pm

Build your own moving Russian footballer at our free craft workshop with artist Annette Cobley.