Box Office

Our Box Office is open for phone bookings and walk-ins: 10am to 3pm (Monday to Friday).


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 have now been reopened and our team are available to help via phone or walk-ins Monday – Friday 10am to 3pm. The easiest way to get in touch with us outside of the above hours is to email on or through our social media channels on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

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.

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)

By Bus

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

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