Birmingham Museums Trust sites are temporarily closed but we are still working with schools. The Museum in a Box loans service is running and a wide range of stimulating and memorable Virtual Sessions can be booked for delivery in mid-December. This includes MuseumStream, an innovative new programme that combines interactive virtual sessions with real museum objects in your classroom. 

For more information please see our education programme below, or alternatively download the education programme (PDF).

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Virtual Sessions

We offer two types of virtual sessions; our live streaming sessions of our science shows or at historic properties and our MuseumStream sessions combining artefacts in your classroom with live streaming.

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Virtual sessions

Museum in a Box

Our Museum in a Box loans service available every half term bringing Birmingham Museums’ collection into your classroom. Choosing over 200 museum boxes to enrich your lessons.

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Museum in a Box

Contact Us and Book a Visit

All visits require advanced booking. To make a booking or for general enquiries please contact the Education Bookings Team:

Call us on 0121 348 8001 or email

Enquiries & book a visit

Birmingham Museums for Kids

BMAG for Kids online resource is a great place for pupils to make some exciting discoveries. Join in the fun and find out about: Victorians, World War 2, Egyptians, Romans and Art. 

Birmingham Museum for Kids

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