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Gaia exhibition

20 November 2021

Saturday, 20 November 2021–Friday, 24 December 2021

Silohuette of a parent holding a child aloft in front of a large model Earth.

Event details

  • Price: free
  • Address: Number One Riverside, Smith Street, Rochdale OL16 1XU. Find address on Google Maps
  • Suitable for: Adults, children, teenagers, families, businesses
  • Contact:
  • Organised by: Rochdale Borough Council, Your Trust, The Garfield Weston Foundation

Opening times

The exhibition is open:

  • Monday: 9am-6.30pm
  • Tuesday-Friday: 9am-5.30pm
  • Saturday: 10am-6pm
  • Sunday: 1pm-6pm

About Gaia

UK artist Luke Jerram's internationally renowned 'Gaia' installation is a huge work of art depicting the Earth.

Full view of Gaia.

Special events

The team is now planning a series of special events across the borough to accompany Gaia, themed around looking after our environment and its precious resources.

View special events taking place for Gaia


Gaia is created in partnership with the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC), Bluedot and the UK Association for Science and Discovery Centres.

With supporting partners Culture Liverpool and Liverpool Cathedral.

Crowd of people undernath Gaia.


​Events and activities are not organised by Rochdale Borough Council unless stated otherwise. Neither is Rochdale Borough Council responsible for the accuracy of the information provided. If you are under 18, ask your parent/guardian before taking part in any event or activity.