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Daily activities

These activities run throughout the day.

Tram rides

Have a ride on our historic transport

Take a ride around our Museum on one of our vintage vehicles, this free service operates every 15...

Traditional street games

Try your hand at traditional street games

All day long you can discover the delights of playtime in the last century including hopscotch and...

Victorian School Lessons

Have a school lesson

How was school different to school today? Experience the strict discipline of the classroom at...

Underground mine

Go underground in the mine

Explore what life was like in the 1850s for miners at our "into the thick" underground mine...

Cinema

Watch a silent film in our cinema

Step back in time to the era of silent films in the Limelight Cinema with viewings at 1pm, 2pm,...

Traditional Fish and Chips

Enjoy our traditionally cooked fish & chips

We reckon our chips are the best! Don’t miss out – Fish & Chips are served from...

pub

Have a traditional ale in the Bottle & Glass Inn

Try our traditional local ales in a real spit and sawdust pub, our Black Country landlady calls...

bakery

See live bakery demonstrations

See live bakery demonstrations throughout the day, see the morning recipes, dough making and...

brass

Watch the traditional skills of metal working

See sparks fly at the chain makers daily live demonstrations, the nail shop and brass foundry, ...

photo of boat dock

Stroll around our Boat Dock

Take in over 250 years of history including the various types of historic working boats and the...

fairground photo

Enjoy our Traditional Fairground

The small traditional fairground would have been operated by one of the many well-known travelling...

Photo of Workers' Institute building

Join in a Tour of the Workers’ Institute

Join in with a whistle stop 30 minute tour of the Worker's Institute, learn about the building's...

bike

Car Action

On the first Saturday of the month from April until October, see our vehicle volunteer group drive...

photo of colliery building

Colliery Winding Engine

Our colliery is set in 1910, complete with a manager’s office in the weighbridge house from...

bike

Car Action

On the first Saturday of the month until October, see our vehicle volunteer group drive the...

bike

Car Action

On the first Saturday of the month until October, see our vehicle volunteer group drive the...

bike

Car Action

On the first Saturday of the month until October, see our vehicle volunteer group drive the...

bike

Car Action

On the first Saturday of the month until October, see our vehicle volunteer group drive the...

bike

Car action

On the first Saturday of the month until October, see our vehicle volunteer group drive the...

bike

Car Action

On the first Saturday of the month until October, see our vehicle volunteer group drive the...

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