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


Drink & Dine with Dippy the Dinosaur

Dippy the Diplodocus from the Natural History Museum is coming to Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery (BMAG) and we have exclusive Drink and Dine with Dippy packages available from 26th May – 9th Sept 2018. Find out more about Dippy on Tour at BMAG .

Download the Drink and Dine with Dippy leaflet (PDF) or see below.

Exclusive Drinks & Dining Packages 

Two exclusive packages are available: Jurassic and Cretaceous. Both packages include private hire with Dippy with a capacity of 50 – 100 people.  Room hire is £1800 inc VAT.

Jurassic: Reception Package

1 hour Reception Package
£35 inc VAT per head
Tray service with dry ice

Prosecco or prehistoric punch
Non-alcoholic prehistoric punch

Six per head served on platters and banana leaves

Choose any six from:

  • Pickled beetroot and sheep’s cheese salad
  • Wild mushroom choux buns
  • Red pepper purée with goat’s cheese
  • Roquefort and cranberry endives
  • Balsamic tomato and pesto tart
  • Savoury dill, cream cheese and beetroot gravadlax scone
  • Langoustine tails in feuille de bric with basil
  • Beignet of veal sweetbreads with rosemary and onion cream
  • Butter milk chicken
  • Cheddar beignets with sesame dressing
  • Beef Wellington
  • Spicy lava soup shot

Cretaceous: Reception and Dinner Package

£55 inc VAT per head

Prosecco or prehistoric punch
Non-alcoholic prehistoric punch

Three courses with tea and coffee (see below for dinner menu)

Shared Dinner Parties

Thursday 7th & 14th June 2018

If you are a smaller group but don’t want to miss out on this incredible opportunity to dine with a dinosaur, join us for one of our shared dinner
parties. Network with other tables whilst enjoying this unique dining experience!

All served in the Gas Hall with Dippy as the guest of honour!

Available for tables of 10 at £700 per table (inc VAT).

Table price to include

  • Arrival drinks and canapes – tray service with dry ice
  • Three courses with tea and coffee 
  • Half bottle of wine per person
  • Unlimited still and sparkling mineral water
  • Table decoration
  • Individual Dippy-themed gift

Dinner Menu

Assiette of sun blush tomato tart, wild mushroom and parmesan risotto cake, Parma ham and olive salad. (Vegetarian alternative available).

Pan seared breast of chicken, Parma ham and sage mousse served with shoestring vegetables, dauphinoise potatoes and red wine reduction.

Mediterranean vegetable and parmesan Wellington served with shoestring vegetables, dauphinoise potatoes and red wine reduction (v).

Chocolate ganache tart, beetroot coulis, vanilla cream and candied orange.

Tea, coffee and handmade truffles.

To book 

To book call 0121 348 8082 or email events@birminghammuseums.org.uk