Our venues


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World class museum in the heart of Birmingham city centre.

Chamberlain Square

Birmingham, B3 3DH

0121 348 8038

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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

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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

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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


In celebration of National Takeover Day Ignite are delighted to launch four new tours of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery! 

Ignite are Birmingham Museum Trust’s Young People’s Forum for 16-24 year olds. They have spent months developing these exciting new tours of the museum.

All tours begin in the Round Room and last a maximum of 40 minutes. Tickets are available at the special price of £1.50 per adult, £1 per child. Book a place in advance at the reception desk or come a few minutes before. Places allocated on a first come first served basis.

12pm - Exploring Egypt

Join us for a fun tour of the Egypt Gallery uncovering the incredible world of mummies and hieroglyphs! Aimed at families with children aged 7-12. Dressing up involved! 

1pm - A Peak into Birmingham History

Travel through time as we explore the Birmingham History Galleries from the city’s origins to present day! Aimed at families with children aged 7-12. Dressing up involved!

2pm - Baroque Brushstrokes

Take an interactive tour of our recently renovated Baroque galleries highlighting some of Ignite’s favourite paintings. Aimed at audiences 12+

3pm - Women and the Pre-Raphaelites

How were women portrayed by the Pre-Raphaelite brotherhood? Take our tour to find out more about the representation of women through some of the finest works of the period. Aimed at audiences 12+