Box Office

Our Box Office is open for phone bookings: 10am to 12:30pm (Monday to Friday). All tickets must be pre-purchased on our website or via phone. Tickets are not available on the door and the box office is not open for public access.


Blackburn Empire Theatre strive to be as accessible as possible considering the limitations presented by our 109 year old building.

Contact Us

Our phone lines are currently not being answered as we are limiting the time our staff are office based. The easiest way to get in touch with us is to email on or through our social media channels on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

Travelling to the Theatre by Road

Sat Nav users should use BB2 4HT. The Theatre is easy to reach from Junction 4 of the M65 motorway on the A666 heading toward Blackburn Town Centre. There is a large open car park on Aqueduct Road at the side of the Theatre. This is usually free but on Blackburn Rovers match days may be chargeable.

Travelling to the Theatre by Bus

Frequent buses run on the route past the Theatre from Blackburn and Darwen (Service Number 1)

Travelling to the Theatre by Train

Regular train services to Blackburn Railway Station from major North West towns. The station is 1.3 miles from the Theatre which is approximately a 30 minute walk, although buses and taxis are available from the railway station. Blackburn and Darwen (Service Number 1)