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Venues:

Photo bmag

World class museum in the heart of Birmingham city centre.

Chamberlain Square

Birmingham, B3 3DH

0121 348 8038

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Photo thinktank

Award-winning science museum for fun-packed family days out.

Millennium Point, Curzon Street

Birmingham, B4 7XG

0121 348 8000

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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

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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

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Photo jewellery

A perfectly preserved workshop in Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter.

75-80 Vyse Street

Birmingham, B18 6HA

0121 348 8140

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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

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Photo soho

Georgian home of the Birmingham industrialist, Matthew Boulton.

Soho Avenue (off Soho Road)

Birmingham, B18 5LB

0121 348 8150

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Photo weoley

The ruins of an exquisite fortified manor house built 750 years ago.

Alwold Road

Birmingham, B29

0121 348 8160

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Schools

Planetarium: Out into Orbit

Thinktank

  • Capacity: 60 pupils
  • Duration: 45 minutes
  • Cost (per pupil): £8.50
  • Type: Planetarium Show
Book Session

Travel deep into the solar system, in this presenter-led 360 degree planetarium show.

Pupils will learn where the constellations have come from and how to spot the most famous ones.

They will discover how a rocket launches with the help of Newton’s laws of motion and experience an incredible 360 degree journey through our solar system, learning about the movements of our planet and moon. We then visit the rest of the planets discovering fascinating facts before returning to earth.

(Price includes £4.50 Thinktank entry charge.)

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