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    Summer Holiday - Let's Get Sporty

    Join us this summer as we race, jump & skip our way through some traditional sports.

    Holiday Activities from Sat 22 Jul to Sun 3 Sep

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    Open late on Fridays in August

    We’re extending our opening hours to 8pm every Friday in August to give you more time to immerse yourself in 300 years of Black Country history!

    Find out more August Summer Evenings

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    Christmas tickets on sale from Fri 1 Sep

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    Revitalising the Racecourse Colliery

    We’re bringing life to the Racecourse Colliery. Find out more about how we are restoring this important piece of Black Country history.

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Let's Get Sporty! Summer Holiday

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Forge Experience Day - Sold Out

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Enjoy our Traditional Fairground

bakery

See live bakery demonstrations

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Join in a Tour of the Workers’ Institute

Underground mine

Go underground in the mine

Cinema

Watch a silent film in our cinema

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Colliery Winding Engine

Tram rides

Have a ride on our historic transport

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Stroll around our Boat Dock

Traditional street games

Try your hand at traditional street games

Victorian School Lessons

Have a school lesson

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22 July - 03 September
Let's Get Sporty! Summer Holiday

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19 August
Forge Experience Day - Sold Out

enamelling

22 August
Family workshop - Leaves and Flowers: Copper Foil & Liquid Enamel - Sold Out

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23 August
Racecourse Colliery Hard Hat Tours

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23 August
Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

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24 August
Racecourse Colliery Hard Hat Tours

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25 August
Knit and Natter to help BCLM

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25 August
Racecourse Colliery Hard Hat Tours

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25 August
Summer Evening with Oversized Games

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28 August
Racecourse Colliery Hard Hat Tours

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30 August
Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

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02 September
Racecourse Colliery Hard Hat Tours

Black Country Living Museum 40th Anniversary Calendar Competition

Add your fruit and vegetables to our 5-mile chutney

Win fish and chips every Friday!

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

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Black Country Living Museum 40th Anniversary Calendar Competition

2018 is a very special year for us here at Black Country Living Museum; it marks 40 years since we opened our doors to you, our visitors. We’ve had a great 40 years welcoming you into the inspiring stories...

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