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  • Photo of children with dirty coal hands

    Step into the thick of it this half term

    Take a walk in the well-worn shoes of Black Country's working children and experience their everyday lives.

    Sat 27 May - Sun 4 Jun, Half Term Activities

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    Pay for one day, visit for 12 Months

    Our annual pass,  BCLM UnChained, gives you 12 months unlimited access to

    our 26 acre open-air museum for the same price as a day ticket.  Book online

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    Ignite your passion to learn

    A fascinating programme of immersive experiences, workshops, crafts and talks designed for all ages.  Find out more about our  2017 Programme


Watch a silent film in our cinema

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Stroll around our Boat Dock

Traditional street games

Try your hand at traditional street games

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Join in a Tour of the Workers’ Institute

Tram rides

Have a ride on our historic transport

Underground mine

Go underground in the mine


See live bakery demonstrations

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Enjoy our Traditional Fairground

Victorian School Lessons

Have a school lesson

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27 May - 04 June
Half Term: In the Thick of it, Children in Industry

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31 May
Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

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02 June
Volunteer Open Day

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02 June
Knit and Natter to help BCLM

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03 June
Junior Heritage Skills Workshops

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10 June
An Introduction to Stone Masonry

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10 June
Glass Painting

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15 June
Transport Driving Experience Evening

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16 June
Knit and Natter to help BCLM

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17 June
Forge Experience Day

Classic Car Show

18 June
Festival of Black Country Vehicles

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18 June
Willow Basket Weaving - Round Basket - Sold Out

Win a pair of tickets to Red by Night!

First Deaf Awareness Day at BCLM

Welcome to our nine millionth visitor

Pay for just one visit and we’ll give you a
BCLM UnChained Annual Pass valid for 12 months

Buy tickets online
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Win a pair of tickets to Red by Night!

   Competition time! Fancy winning two tickets to our industry-themed evening event Red by Night (Sat 20 May, 7pm – 10.30pm)? Now’s your chance! There are two tickets up for grabs for this unique,...

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