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


Come and join us at Thinktank for our Easter activities! 

All activities free to Thinktank ticket holders. Thinktank entry charge applies.

Drop in Sessions 

11am - 12noon

Join us on the galleries for the ultimate interactive experiences. If you are more the sort of person that likes to get stuck in and do things for yourself, then these sessions were made just for you!

At various locations around the museum. See daily flier for details.

The Obvious Elephant Storytelling 

2pm and 2.30pm

Join us as we tell you the story of The Obvious Elephant. Help the people of the town try and find out what has appeared where they live. Is it a bin? Is it a train? Interactive story telling ideal for Under 8s.

No booking required but spaces are limited.

In the Classroom Curie, Level 1.

Arts and Crafts

3pm - 4pm

Drop in and get creative with one of our exciting arts activities that you can take home based on sea monsters to celebrate our new Ichthyosaur gallery.

In the Lunch Area, Level 0.

Handling Collections

3pm - 3.30pm

Join us for some highly interactive sessions with our handling collections. If you thought museums were places where you were not allowed to touch anything, think again!

In the Classroom Darwin, Level 1.

Dino Egg Trail

A monster of the past has dropped their dinosaur eggs all across Thinktank! Pick up one of our trails from the Cloakroom on level 2 and try to find them all.