Arts and culture

Libraries

At your local library, you can find a range of resources to read, listen to and learn from, including e-audiobooks, e-magazines and free music downloads.

Arts Award

The Arts Award is a national programme for children and young people to learn about the arts and share their knowledge and skills with others.

Music and Performing Arts Trust

The Northamptonshire Music and Performing Arts Trust offers a range of programmes for young people around the county, including music and drama groups, concerts and events and music lessons.

Museums

From Northampton’s famous shoe museum to the birthplace of Princess Diana, explore Northamptonshire’s history and heritage.

County heritage sites

Visit one of the 24 historic buildings and monuments across the county.

Youth theatre

The Royal and Derngate theatre in Northampton runs creative projects for young people in the county.