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


Facilities & Accessibility


  • Car park available (operated by Birmingham City Council, charges apply)
  • Bike Racks 
  • Unmanned Cloakroom 
  • Lockers 
  • Picnic area
  • Shop
  • Café Facilities
  • Cash machine within Millennium Point
  • Baby Changing Room 
  • Microwave available for bottle/ food warming 
  • Prayer facilities made available on request 

Access Information

Please download the Access Statement  (PDF) for Thinktank to help you to plan for your visit.

The Museum

Thinktank is fully accessible for visitors with mobility difficulties. There are central lifts to all floors.

Guide and Assistance dogs are very welcome at Thinktank.


The multi-storey car park next to Millennium Point is operated by Birmingham City Council and offers free parking to blue badge holders.

Personal Assistants

One personal assistant is permitted free entry to Thinktank when accompanying those in receipt of Disability Living Allowance or Personal Independence Payment. If multiple personal assistants are required, prior arrangements must be made with the Museum Manager or equivalent and written evidence of this may be required.


There are accessible toilets on all levels. We also have baby and adult changing facilities. The Adult changing facility includes a hydraulic changing table; this is located in the accessible toilet on Level 0.


There are seating areas in all gallery spaces, on each floor of the museum.


The planetarium is equipped with an analogue induction loop and has spaces for up to 6 wheelchairs. Subtitled planetarium shows take place on a Friday afternoon and the first show on a Saturday and Sunday morning.

Available resources

We have a variety of resources available for visitors to use during their visit including wheelchairs, portable induction loops, large print maps and guides and large magnifying glasses. These are available from the Thinktank ticket desk on level 2.

You can also download resources to help you plan your visit to Thinktank:

Take a look inside Thinktank on the See Inside the UK  website.