Our venues


Photo bmag

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

Photo aston

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

Trinity Road, Aston

Birmingham, B6 6JD

0121 348 8100

Photo blakesley

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

Photo jewellery

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

7 Nov 2016

Conservation for Night in the Museum

In anticipation of Night in the Museum coming to Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery in November, the Museum’s conservation team has been preparing a selection of works from Birmingham’s collection, which have been selected by exhibition curator Ryan Gander, for display alongside works from the Arts Council collection.

Whilst some of these selected works are currently on public display elsewhere in the galleries, others are at present housed in the Museum’s various stores. Read More...

8 Sep 2016

Visit to the Arts Council Collection at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

On Wednesday 17th August, 22 Birmingham Museums staff got on a coach to Yorkshire Sculpture Park to see the Night in the Museum exhibition and visit the Arts Council Collection team based there. This is all in preparation for Night in the Museum coming to Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery in November, which also launches our three year programme of exhibitions with the Arts Council Collection as part of their National Partners Programme.

We had people from all over the museum on the trip – curatorial, exhibitions, retail, marketing, PR, development, collections, technical, learning, commercial, front of house and engagement. It felt a bit like organising a school trip as we checked everyone on our list was on the coach before we set off! Read More...