7 Dec 2018

Birmingham Museums 2018 Christmas gift list

Finding the perfect gift for the special people in your life can be tricky, but if you’re still looking for that ideal present, we’ve got you covered with our bespoke Birmingham Museums range. 

Support Birmingham Museums by adding these fantastic gifts to your Christmas shopping list! It couldn’t be easier – browse and buy online or take a festive trip to one of our sites to pick up a unique present that will impress on Christmas morning. 

You’ll be filled with a warm festive glow knowing your purchase will support Birmingham Museums Trust, an educational charity. Your purchases allow us to care for Birmingham’s unique collection and heritage, ensuring it can continue to inspire future generations. 

Shopping for an art and heritage lover, or a proud Brummie? Here’s our pick of the top gifts this Christmas. 

Aston Hall Umbrella - £39.99

Inspired by the elegant décor of Aston Hall’s famous Long Gallery – this umbrella is best way to stay stylish in the rain. 

Buy online here or at the BMAG and Aston Hall shops.

Close up of the pattern design in the Aston Hall umbrella

Staffordshire Hoard Helmet Thimble - £6.99

Take a piece of history home with this miniature version of the new Staffordshire Hoard Helmet reconstruction - the perfect stocking filler for anyone who loves the fascinating Staffordshire Hoard!   

Buy here or at the BMAG shop.

Staffordshire Hoard Thimble

Jewellery making workshops at Museum of the Jewellery Quarter - £60.00

Treat creative friends to a jewellery making workshop at the Museum of the Jewellery Quarter. They can learn a new skill and make a stylish silver ring to take home with them.

Find out more and buy tickets here.

Jewellery making workshop

Afternoon tea at the Edwardian Tearooms at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery - £35.90

Afternoon tea in the beautiful Edwardian Tearooms at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery is the perfect treat! To give a lovely gift experience for someone special in your life buy an Afternoon Tea for Two voucher.

Buy a voucher here or at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery reception desk or by calling 0121 348 8263.

Festive Afternoon Tea in the Edwardian Tearooms

‘Fiammetta’ Georgie Gaskin Brooch - £20

This exclusive decorative brooch is based on an exquisite example of enamelling by Birmingham artist Arthur Gaskin. This brooch would make a fantastic gift for any Pre-Raphaelite fan!

Buy online here.

Gaskin Brooch

Birmingham Museums Membership - starting from £25 for an adult

By giving the gift of Birmingham Museums membership, your loved one will enjoy 12 months of exclusive benefits, money off at our shops and cafes as well as countless inspiring days out!

The perfect gift for an art-lover or museum-fan, membership with Birmingham Museums provides a fascinating glimpse into the city’s rich and vibrant past, as well as the current artistic scene. As a registered charity, your membership will also help Birmingham Museums to continue educating future generations.

Find out more about the full range of memberships here.