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


Visit Sarehole Mill, celebrate the beautiful natural landscape of this site and take part in lots of fun nature activities!

We’re going on a Bug Hunt!

11.30am - 12.10pm

Join our storyteller for a walk through the woodland as we tell a story ‘We’re going on a bug hunt!’ Meet some amazing bugs hiding in our woodland and learn about each one through songs, sounds and smells. Suitable for families with under 7s. 

£1.50 per child. Pre-booking required. 

Book tickets online

River Dipping

1.30pm, 2pm and 2.30pm

Come for a walk along the River Cole and explore who is living in the river this summer. 

Bring yourselves and your wellies! Everything else will be provided including microscopes so you can get close and personal with the rivers creepy crawlies. This session will last approximately 20 minutes.

£1.50 per child. Pre-booking required.

Book tickets online

Nature Backpacks

We have brand new nature backpacks you can hire for just £1.00. 

They are full of things to help you explore the wonderful woodland at Sarehole Mill including bincoulars, magnifying glasses, and bug catchers. Learn how to explore colours and texture in nature too.

Don’t forget our summer busy bee trail and bug craft which will also be on as normal!