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

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

Alwold Road

Birmingham, B29

0121 348 8160


Become a Patron

Are you passionate about the Pre-Raphaelites? Obsessive about ancient history? An enthusiast of industrial heritage? Potty about Science communication? Become a Patron of Birmingham Museums to get closer to what you love.

Birmingham Museums Trust runs an exciting and vibrant Patrons scheme, allowing a special connection to our museums and collections.

From as little as £21 per month, you can enjoy a special relationship with Birmingham Museums while supporting the essential work that we do.

As a Patron, you will play a vital role in enabling Birmingham Museums Trust to provide world-class museums for the inspiration, learning and enjoyment of all our visitors. Your support will help us enhance our exhibitions, protect the city’s collections and provide award-winning learning programmes to thousands of people every year. 

In return, you will receive a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the museums’ work, as well as exclusive, curator-led talks and invitations to the annual Patrons Party.

Exclusive Events

Recent Patrons-exclusive events have included a guided tour of the Museums Collection Centre, a visit to Compton Verney for a Director-led tour of the extraordinary Moore Rodin exhibition and a glimpse of Birmingham Museums’ Paper and Print Stores with the Fine Art Curator. In addition, our Patrons are also invited, with guest(s) to Private Views of new exhibitions and galleries.


Bronze Silver Gold
Single £250 £750 £1,500
Joint* £375 £1,125 £2,250

*Joint membership is available to two adults who live at the same address and paying their fee at the same time.

For an explanation of benefits available at each level and to apply please download our joining form . For further information  please contact Juliet Baillie, Development Officer, on 0121 348 8293 or email juliet.baillie@birminghammuseums.org.uk