About our events

What's on for families across Birmingham Museums.

List of Events

  1. A group of school children sitting in a planetarium with the earth above them

    Planetarium Weekend Shows , at Thinktank.

    Every weekend
    Join us for one of our planetarium shows.
  2. A staff member demonstrating forces by pulling a small toy car on a table.

    Weekend Science Busking , at Thinktank.

    Weekends
    Join us for some hands-on science activities.
  3. Head and shoulders of a re-enactor dressed as a medieval knight who is looking to the side.

    Medieval Day at Weoley Castle , at Weoley Castle.

    Learn what life was like in medieval Birmingham with re-enactors, battle displays, guided tours, craft activities and much more!
  4. A gallery space with a large sign with 'Find your Future' on the entrance.

    Take Off Flight Busking , at Thinktank.

    Join us to find out what makes a paper plane fly.
  5. Silhouette of a person in front of a large image of trees with multi coloured lights streaming through.

    Junkerry’s Together Apart , at Thinktank.

    An immersive feast, composed in Spatial Audio with stunning visuals by award winning artists.
  6. A child and adult sitting in the Planetarium. The child is looking up at the ceiling.

    Toddler Thursday: Planetarium , at Thinktank.

    Selected Thursdays
    Join our family-friendly relaxed Planetarium experience.
  7. An adult and a child playing with a wooden toy train set.

    Morning Explorers , at Thinktank.

    Second Saturday of each month
    Autism friendly mornings. Explore the museum at a quieter time, before we open to the public.
  8. A group of people viewing Weoley Castle ruins

    Festival of Archaeology Open Day , at Weoley Castle.

    Explore the archaeology of Weoley Castle and see some of the finds discovered at the Ruins.