Our venues


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World class museum in the heart of Birmingham city centre.

Chamberlain Square

Birmingham, B3 3DH

0121 348 8038

Photo thinktank

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

Photo weoley

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

Alwold Road

Birmingham, B29

0121 348 8160


A weekend dedicated to the Gunpowder Plot, including a 35 minute family play delivered by re-enactors, 'Sir Robert Cecil's Men'.

Special 'Find the Guys' trail when the scarecrows return to Blakesley Hall as the notorious conspirators. Plus a quiz and lots of fantastic facts about the Gunpowder Plot.

This event is included in the normal admission price: £7 adults, £5 concessions and £3 for children. This gets you entry to the Hall with costumed guided tours and a place to watch the Gunpowder Plot performance.

Free entry for Museum Members - please phone 0121 348 8263 to book.

Performances are at 11.30am, 12.30pm, 2pm and 3pm.

Pre booking is advised as places to see the performances are limited.