Our venues

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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Volunteering

We are lucky to have an amazing team of volunteers supporting us at all nine of our sites. Our volunteers get involved with a whole range of projects and activities and we couldn't do what we do without them. 

Current Volunteer Opportunities

Evaluation & Engagement Assistant (Story Lab - Empire) at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery

We are looking for people who are passionate about Birmingham and would like to help share untold stories. If you would like to help us engage with visitors in a new exhibition and get their feedback then we want to hear from you. You can find out more from our role profile.

Applications Close: Thursday 5th October

You’ll need to be available for an informal interview on the afternoon of Wednesday 11th October and for an induction on Monday 16th October.

Details on how to apply can be found at the bottom of this page.

Engagement Assistant (Arts Council Collection) at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery

We are looking for someone who is passionate about art, friendly and approachable and is keen to join the volunteer team at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery. If you are interested in modern art, would enjoy working on a national project and engaging visitors to a new exhibition then we want to hear from you. You can find out more from our role profile.

Applications Close: Tuesday 10th October
You’ll need to be available for an informal interview on Tuesday 17th October and for an induction on Tuesday 24th October.

Details on how to apply can be found at the bottom of this page.

Learning Resource Assistant (Arts Council Collection) at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery

We are looking for someone who is passionate about art and keen to build skills in developing learning resources. If you are interested in modern art, would enjoy getting to know a new exhibition and helping to produce learning resources for visitors then we want to hear from you. You can find out more from our role profile.

Applications Close: Tuesday 10th October
You’ll need to be available for an informal interview on Tuesday 17th October and for an induction on Tuesday 24th October.

Details on how to apply can be found at the bottom of this page.

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

Castle Keeper at Weoley Castle 

We are looking for people who are lovers of local history. If you enjoy getting your hands dirty in the garden, like meeting new people and would enjoy volunteering as part of a team then we want to hear from you. You can find out more from our role profile.

We welcome and aim to support all applications to volunteer at Weoley Castle, if you are interested in joining the team details of how to apply can be found on the bottom of this page.

Gardener at Blakesley Hall

We are looking for people who like getting their hands dirty in the garden. If you enjoy gardening and are looking for a way to support your local museum then we want to hear from you. You can find out more from our role profile.

Details of how to apply can be found on the bottom of this page.

How to Apply

To apply for any volunteer role please fill out our application form and return it to: volunteer@birminghammuseums.org.uk or via the post: Volunteer Development Team Leader, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, 3 Chamberlain Square, Birmingham, B3 3DH.

If you are keen to volunteer but none of our current opportunities take your fancy why not sign up to our volunteering interest list? Just send an email to: volunteer@birminghammuseums.org.uk