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

Photo sarehole

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

Photo soho

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

13 Oct 2015

Seasonal Workshops at Birmingham Museums

This Autumn term, bring your class on a special trip to celebrate Halloween, Bonfire Night or Christmas!

Seasonal workshops include:

Ghostly Tales 

Hear spooky stories as you explore this haunted house equipped with dowsing rods. The session is ideal for the S.P.O.O.C.S topic. Available at Aston Hall during October - December.

Christmas in the 17th Century

Learn about traditional food and decorations, perform a Jacobean dance and make a pomander to take back to school.Available at Aston Hall during October - December.

Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plotters 

In this interactive drama, learn why and how Guy Fawkes planned the attack on the Houses of Parliament. Available at Blakesley Hall during November.

An Elizabethan Christmas

See the hall decked for Christmas and find out about festive foods, toys and games from the past. Available at Blakesley Hall during December.

To book

Contact the Education Bookings Team on 0121 348 8001 or email educationbookings@birminghammuseums.org.uk  to find out more.