Our venues


Photo bmag

World class museum in the heart of Birmingham city centre.

Chamberlain Square

Birmingham, B3 3DH

0121 348 8038

Photo thinktank

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

Millennium Point, Curzon Street

Birmingham, B4 7XG

0121 348 8000

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

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

Photo jewellery

A perfectly preserved workshop in Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter.

75-80 Vyse Street

Birmingham, B18 6HA

0121 348 8140

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

Photo soho

Georgian home of the Birmingham industrialist, Matthew Boulton.

Soho Avenue (off Soho Road)

Birmingham, B18 5LB

0121 348 8150

Photo weoley

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

Alwold Road

Birmingham, B29

0121 348 8160


There are lots of family activities taking place over October half term and these are included in the price of admission.

On Gallery Activities


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

Various locations around Thinktank.

Storytelling: We're off to find the Witch's House

2pm-2.30pm and 2.30pm-3pm

Join one of the Museum Enablers as they venture on a spooky journey to find the Witch's house. You’ll meet lots of silly and humorous characters along the way, from a skeleton, to Dracula. But will you make it all the way to the Witch’s house? Take part in short interactive activities, including wolf and witch shadows, bowling over mummy cans, and popping a balloon. Ideal for under 8's.

In the Banneker Classroom, Level 1.

Arts and Crafts


Get creative with one of our exciting Halloween-themed arts activities that you can take home.

In the Lunch Area, Level 0.

Family Packs

You can also borrow one of our fun filled backpacks specially designed for 3 - 7 year olds and their parents/ carers from the Ticket Desk. Each pack links to a variety of activities linked to one of our galleries.