Our venues


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World class museum in the heart of Birmingham city centre.

Chamberlain Square

Birmingham, B3 3DH

0121 348 8038

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Award-winning science museum for fun-packed family days out.

Millennium Point, Curzon Street

Birmingham, B4 7XG

0121 348 8000

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Explore the splendour of one of the last great houses built in the Jacobean style.

Trinity Road, Aston

Birmingham, B6 6JD

0121 348 8100

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Discover a fine Tudor house and beautiful gardens just a few miles from the heart of the city.

Blakesley Road

Birmingham, B25 8RN

0121 348 8120

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A perfectly preserved workshop in Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter.

75-80 Vyse Street

Birmingham, B18 6HA

0121 348 8140

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A 250 year old working watermill famous for its association with author J.R.R Tolkien.

Cole Bank Road

Birmingham, B13 0BD

0121 348 8160

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Georgian home of the Birmingham industrialist, Matthew Boulton.

Soho Avenue (off Soho Road)

Birmingham, B18 5LB

0121 348 8150

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The ruins of an exquisite fortified manor house built 750 years ago.

Alwold Road

Birmingham, B29

0121 348 8160



If you are interested in working for Birmingham Museum Trust (BMT) and for museums in general please look at the job vacancies, work experience and volunteer opportunities

Job Vacancies

All current job vacancies are shown below and are ordered by closing date. Read how to apply for jobs at the end of this page (unless stated otherwise).

Loans Registrar

Hours: 37
Salary: £24,500 - £28,000
Location: Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery

We are seeking a highly experienced and motivated Loans Registrar to join our collections team at Birmingham Museums Trust and manage our busy national and international loans programme.

You will co-ordinate and manage the loans programme for the most important civic museum collection in England. Your responsibilities will include negotiations with borrowers and lenders, implementing facilities and security reports, coordinating transport, arranging collections insurance cover, coordinating courier trips and working closely with our teams of conservators, curators, technicians and wider collections staff.

You will have excellent communication and organisational skills, with significant experience as a collections registrar working within a museum or gallery context. You will have a good knowledge of national and international museum standards as well as relevant legislation relating to collection loans, with proven experience in managing lending agreements and using collections management systems.

Birmingham Museums Trust is responsible for an extraordinary range of cultural assets including nine unique museum sites and over 800,000 objects, from the earliest fossils and James Watt’s engines to 21st century conceptual art. Our vision is to reflect Birmingham to the world and the world to Birmingham. 

For more information please download the job description .

Closing date: 4th November.

Personal Assistant 

Hours: 22.2
Salary: £20,000 (£12,000 pro rota)
Location: Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery

We are looking for a Personal Assistant to support our Director of Development with day to day administration and who will join our dedicated and talented fundraising team at Birmingham Museums Trust. Candidates must have excellent communication skills, be highly organised and be able to demonstrate a high level of computer literacy. 

You will provide a full range of administrative and secretarial support to the Director and the wider teams within the Development Directorate. Your responsibilities will include data collation, diary management, arranging travel, minute taking, preparing agendas and undertaking project-based work. You will coordinate all elements of development administration from collating monthly gift-aid reports, management of stakeholder contact details, mailing invitations to special events, to administrating budgets.

We are looking for someone who is friendly, approachable and loyal. Someone who has the ability to quickly adapt to changing workload demands, with a “can do” positive attitude.

For more information please download the job description

Closing date: Monday 28th November. Interviews will be held on Friday 9th December.

Food & Beverage Service Assistant (Casual)

Casual Contract
Salary: £8.25 per hour

We are currently recruiting for Food & Beverage Service Assistants to work across Birmingham Museum Trust sites including but not limited to the Edwardian Tea Rooms which is one of Birmingham’s most beautiful interior spaces, and provides a wide range of visitor services; including hot and cold food, fresh coffee and a wide range of snacks.

As a vital part of the Food & Beverage team, this role ensures that our customers experience a high level of service, ensuring that high hygiene standards are consistently met.

With experience of providing excellent customer care in a food and beverage setting, the ideal candidate will be able to assist with the preparation of food, maintain the cleanliness of the public areas and confidently handle cash.

For further information please read the job description.

Closing date: Ongoing recruitment.

How to Apply

To apply for any of the vacancies at Birmingham Museum Trust please complete an application form and submit your completed application form to recruitment@birminghammuseums.org.uk

We reserve the right the close applications early if a sufficient number of applications have been received before the closing date.