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


Hosted in partnership with SHOUT Festival as part of OUTING THE PAST (the National LGBT History Festival), this national project curates a programme of speakers on their histories and stories as LGBT+ people.

Join us for a rare opportunity to learn more about LGBT History from the people who have lived it in an afternoon of talks and presentations with perspectives from across the UK, coupled with a tour of and time to reflect in the Arts Council Collection exhibition “Coming Out – Sexuality, Gender and Identity ”.

Be inspired by real histories in a relaxed atmosphere of art, learning from others and sharing some of the nation’s most powerful and provocative artworks by internationally renowned artists from the Arts Council Collection.

Join us at the gallery for a fascinating afternoon in conjunction with LGBT history month. Tea and coffee included.

Free event. Drop in. 

Image: courtesy of Adam Carver.