13 Jan 2022

Shakespeare, Storytelling and Saving the Planet

What on earth does poetry have to do with the climate crisis? .
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27 Dec 2021

Guest writer: Nilupa Yasmin, Artist and Educator

*Trigger Warning - Rape, Genocide, Violence, Sexual Abuse* .
22 Dec 2021

A Gold Coin of Good Queen Bess

Christmas is a time for chocolate and as we look forward to hoards of foil coated coins, I will whet your appetite with a solid gold one from a time before chocolate.
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15 Dec 2021

The Carbon Footprint of Thank You Emails

Kindness costs nothing, or at least, that is what I first thought.
2 Dec 2021

One Year On

Sara Wajid and Zak Mensah, Co-CEOs at Birmingham Museums Trust embarked on their journey leading one of the UK’s biggest museum services a year ago.
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15 Nov 2021

Festive events at Birmingham Museums and around the region

With the festive season fast approaching, we've pulled together a list of festive events that are taking place at Birmingham Museums, plus a few from around the region too.
5 Nov 2021

Meet Our New Youth Climate Forum

Birmingham Museums has launched its new Youth Climate Forum – hello and welcome to Nina, Frankie, Eve, Orla, Niamh, Maariyah and Samia.
25 Oct 2021

Halloween activities to try at home

Check out our four Halloween-inspired science activities for you to try at home this half term! From squealing balloons to foamy-mouth monsters there is a range of activities for families to try!.
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30 Sep 2021

Our Climate Pledge

The world is facing a monumental climate change crisis and everyone at Birmingham Museums Trust has a responsibility to devote as much passion and energy to protecting the environment as we do to preserving Birmingham’s collections and historic buildings.
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29 Sep 2021

Inspire ’21 youth art competition – winners announced!

2021 saw the sixth year of Birmingham Museums Trust's (BMT) Inspire art competition, our opportunity for young people to share their creativity.