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Come see the Tug Boats

29 April - 01 May

Join us this Bank Holiday weekend to see  our  tug boats. Tug boats will make a rare...

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May Day at the Museum

01 May

Join us for our May Day celebrations this Bank Holiday Monday (1 May). Grab a maypole ribbon...

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Knit and Natter to help BCLM

05 May

Do You Enjoy A Good Yarn? Bring your knitting for a cuppa and a cant Knitting volunteers...

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Gin Lane – Sold Out

06 May

This event has now sold out. See our other  tasting evenings. Our Bottle & Glass Inn...

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Fireside Tales

06 May

 Speech and song, story and verse, write it down, tell them from memory or off the cuff...

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Junior Heritage Skills Workshops

06 May

Come and take part in a range of hands-on traditional art and craft activities to develop your...

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Reclaim Photography Festival 2017: Reclaiming Our Cultural Landscape

06 May

Join us on Sat 6 May to see the Reclaim Photography exhibition This eagerly awaited second...

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Deaf Awareness Day

08 May

In the run up to Deaf Awareness Week 2017, join us to celebrate our  first ever Deaf...

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An Introduction to Calligraphy

13 May

A practical workshop exploring the handwriting of Marion Richardson with Art teacher and...

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Knit and Natter to help BCLM

19 May

Do You Enjoy A Good Yarn? Bring your knitting for a cuppa and a cant Knitting volunteers...

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Red by Night

20 May

Experience the industrial might of the Black Country at Red by Night as skilled craftsmen, live...

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Members Only - Get Closer: Red by Night

20 May

Skip the queues and join other members for an exclusive pre-event experience. Gain access to...

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Forge Experience Day - Sold Out

20 May

This event has now sold out - please see other dates at experience days A "hands on"...

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Pots, Pans & Progress: Domestic Life Study Day

20 May

Join us on this study day to take a look at how the technological and social changes of the 19 th ...

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Creative Story Writing Workshop at the Locksmith's House

20 May

Come and unlock your creative side with the Black Country Living Museum’s poet-in-residence...

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Pleasant Sunday Afternoon Service

21 May

Enjoy a pleasant Sunday afternoon in our quaint 19 th century chapel as the Friends of the Black...

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Half Term: In the Thick of it, Children in Industry

27 May - 04 June

This half-term, take a walk in the well-worn shoes of the Black Country’s working children...

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