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


Join us for a brilliant evening in association with Birmingham Weekender. A night of techno rave with bar, retro-gaming and live performances.

  • Leon Trimble  - Will be exploring electronic music and VJ’ing  
  • Circuit Bird   - Nintendo DS covers of classic game theme tunes
  • Joe Bleeps - Legendary gameboy modding engineer
  • Mark Knight TDK - His set will feature samples from the original Amiga ST-01 sample disk set that started a million tunes
  • 2xAA - Genius programmer kid, harks back to the days of classic french house on a newer gameboy advance using nanoloop 2
  • Swoomptheeng - Local mophead art ravers from the digbeth swomp
  • GWEM - Wrote the book or at least the software on ATARI ST chiptunes! Doing a full cracktro set for the first time in years
  • Galaxy Wolf - Sick dubstep using double original DMG-01 gameboys, rocks a room like no other!
  • Posthuman - Dark acid soundscapes
  • Harley Likes Music - Hard DMG-01 tracks that are the stuff of legend
  • Ceephax Acid Crew - Ceephax makes bouncy techno like no-one else can!

A perfect way to get Friday going and celebrate art across the city. 

Before you rave, check out the brilliant art on some in our exhibition I Want! I Want! Art & Technology. The exhibition will be open until 8.30pm.

Art Rave is in the Waterhall, on the opposite side to the Gas Hall entrance.

Free to enter. This event is suitable for ages of 18 and over.