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1 Apr 2021

Easter with Birmingham Museums

Easter is just around the corner and parents desperate for things to keep their kids entertained will be thrilled to hear that Birmingham Museums has plenty to offer.
30 Mar 2021

Hatching Dinosaur Craft

Usually at this time of year we do our dinosaur egg hunt at Thinktank, but this year, try making your own dinosaur hatching out of an egg.
23 Mar 2021

Volunteer Views: The Tommy & Grace of Aston Hall

This pair of portraits is of a very handsome couple, Sir Thomas Holte (1571-1654) 1st Baronet of Aston Hall and Grace Bradbourne, wife of Thomas Holte.
22 Mar 2021

Inspire ’21 Youth Art Competition

Hello again and welcome to the sixth year of our fantastic Inspire art competition! .
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19 Mar 2021

Digitising Birmingham Museums Trust's works on paper

Hello, my name is Ayesha, and I am Collections Digitisation Assistant on the NPO Rapid Digitisation Project.
16 Mar 2021

STEM Careers in Museums

Museums can be really fun and interesting places to work, educating people about the past and stimulating their interest in what might happen in the future.
15 Mar 2021

Volunteering During Lockdown

My name is Rachel, and I have been volunteering with Birmingham Museum Trust for three years.
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8 Mar 2021

Volunteer Views: The Nine Worthies

The frieze in the Great Dining Room at Aston Hall has always captured my interest.
1 Mar 2021

Volunteer Views: Dragonflies

Hi everyone, back in August and September last year I shared a little bit about my experiences of exploring nature and photographing butterflies and birds in My Big Brum BioBlitz  and My Big Brum BioBlitz Take Two  blog posts.
15 Feb 2021

Volunteer Views: St Andrew Praying before his Martyrdom

I was so very excited to return to Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery (BMAG) as a visitor when it reopened in October for a month, the visit confirmed for me that my favourite space is most definitely still the 17th Art Gallery.