Exhibitions in Sheffield

With such a fantastic array of museums and galleries in Sheffield (many of which are free to visit) you'll never be short of interesting exhibitions to explore in the city.

While there are some fascinating permanent exhibitions in the city, which are available to peruse all-year round, here you'll find listings for temporary exhibitions in Sheffield which are only available for a limited amount of time- catch them before they're gone! 

Exhibition listings

Phlegm: Pandemic Diary

Work by one of Sheffield’s most popular artists, Phlegm is set be celebrated at this new exhibition, running at the Millennium Gallery, Saturday 13 January - Sunday 7 July. Pandemic Diaries showcases a spectacular series of over 60 drawings made throughout the 2020 lockdown.

13 Jan 2024 - 07 Jul 2024

Flora, Fauna & Feasting | Rockingham Pottery Exhibition

The latest exhibition at Wentworth Woodhouse is not to be missed!

19 Mar 2024 - 23 Jun 2024

Alchemy: Air and Fire by Pauline Rignall & Claire Allam

Cupola Gallery are excited to announce a new joint exhibition coming on June 8, with an opening event on Friday, June 7.

08 Jun 2024 - 06 Jul 2024

Glass Onion X Fan City Rare England Shirt Exhibition

Discover Glass Onion's rare England shirt exhibition in store during Euros 2024!

11 Jun 2024 - 14 Jul 2024

LETU: Frankie’s Story at Docfest

Running 12 - 17 June as part of Sheffield Docfest 2024, LETU is an interactive virtual experience that allows you to visit idealised digital worlds for the LGBTQIA+ communities of East Africa.

12 Jun 2024 - 17 Jun 2024

Sheffield DocFest 2024

Following a successful 30th edition of the festival in 2023, Sheffield Docfest returns Wednesday 12 June - Monday 17 June 2024.

12 Jun 2024 - 17 Jun 2024

Volunteering Fair

Meet 20 different organisations, all looking for volunteers! Come along, explore the interesting opportunities available and find the perfect role for you!

18 Jun 2024 10:00 - 14:00

Pots Prints Paintings and Other things

Pots, Prints, paintings and other things for sale by Hilary marsh, Jude Eldridge and Helene Fletcher

18 Jun 2024 - 29 Jun 2024


Eye Music Trust return once again with their mesmerising Colourscape labyrinth to Wentworth Woodhouse this June.

22 Jun 2024 - 23 Jun 2024

Games Careers Week: Exploring Pathways Into The Creative Industries

Organised by The National Videogame Museum (NVM), Games Careers Week brings together a range of organisations to showcase and explore the varied pathways available into the games and creative industries.

24 Jun 2024 - 30 Jun 2024