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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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Visit

Address

Thinktank, Birmingham Science Museum
Millennium Point
Birmingham
B4 7XG

For Sat Nav use postcode B4 7AP.

Opening Times

Thinktank is open from 10am - 5pm 7 days a week, with last admission at 4pm. 

Closed on 24, 25 and 26 December.

Tickets

Prices do not include entrance to the Planetarium. 
Ticket Admission Price Membership Plus Price
Adult £13 £38 a year
Joint Adults (2) £64 a year
Child (3-15 years) £9.50 £28 a year
Joint Children (2) £42 a year
Child (under 3 years) Free Free
Concession* £9.50 £28 a year
Joint Concessions (2) £42 a year
Family of 3 (max 2 adults) £30
Family of 4 (max 2 adults) £39
Family of 5 (max 2 adults) £48.50 £85 a year

Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Children aged 13-15 are not allowed unaccompanied without parental/guardian consent, please download the consent form .

Visit Thinktank for £3 per person after 3pm on weekdays during term-time.  

The Science Garden is free every day from 3pm, with varying closing times in winter due to light levels. The earliest the garden will close during the winter period is 4pm. The Science Garden will be closed on Tuesday 3rd January to Friday 27th January inclusive.

* Please download the Thinktank Concession Policy (PDF) for more information.

Planetarium Tickets

Planetarium shows are £1.50 per person in addition to the Thinktank admission price. Tickets can be purchased at the ticket desk on arrival.

Online Bookings

Book Online  to make advance bookings for Thinktank. The booking website is experiencing some technical issues, if you have problems using it please call to make your advance booking 0121 348 8000 .

Membership Plus

Become a member and enjoy a variety of benefits, including free entry to our venues and save money in our cafés and shops. Find out about Membership Plus and how you can join. 

Bag Searches

Please be advised that Birmingham Museums reserves the right to undertake searches of bags and personal property, and to refuse entry. Thank you for your cooperation.

How to Get Here

By Road

Thinktank is situated within Millennium Point and located in Digbeth. A Birmingham City Council multi-storey car park is situated next to Millennium Point (charges apply) and the entrance is situated off Jennens Road. 

For google maps and Sat Nav use postcode B4 7AP. Just minutes from Birmingham City Centre and The Bullring. The nearest motorways are the M6, M5 and M42.

By Bus

From Birmingham City Centre catch numbers 14 , 55 / 55A or 94 from The Priory Queensway (opposite Argos) to Jennens Road. Bus services are operated by National Express West Midlands .

By Rail

The nearest train station is Moor Street station (10 minutes walk away). Turn right upon leaving Moor St Station, just before Hotel LaTour, veer right to enter the City Park. Walk through the Park, past the Science Garden and in through the entrance of Millennium Point.

New Street Station (15 minutes walk away). Due to the redevelopment of Birmingham New Street station, changes have been made to the entrance/exit points. From New Street Station follow clear signage to Moor Street Station (approx 5 minutes walk) then follow directions above.

By Bicycle

Thinktank is situated within Millennium Point and located in Digbeth. For google maps and Sat Nav use postcode B4 7AP. Just minutes from Birmingham city centre and The Bullring. 

Bike racks can be found on both the north side, Jennens Road, and south side, Curzon Street.