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On the Move

18 February - 26 February

Gear up for some serious fun over half term as you take a step back in time and discover all...

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Egg-citing Easter Activities

08 April - 23 April

Hop on over the Black Country Living Museum where a cracking programme of Easter fun is ready and...

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The Locksmith's House - Spring Tour

15 April

From 11am - 4pm Spring at the Locksmith's House,  Join us for tours of the house and...


Charity Firewalk

20 April

Can you handle the heat? Walking over fire is undoubtedly one of the most thrilling challenges...

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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 Reclaim Photography West...


Red by Night

20 May

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


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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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...

Classic Car Show

Festival of Black Country Vehicles

18 June

Wheeling into its 15th year, this annual gathering of cars, motorcycles and commercial vehicles...

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Antique's Roadshow

21 June

BBC One’s ever-popular Sunday evening programme Antiques Roadshow comes to Black Country...

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Black Country Weekend

08 July - 09 July

  Join us as we spend the weekend celebrating the region in the run up to the fourth...

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1940s Weekend

15 July - 16 July

Spend the weekend in wartime Britain at Black Country Living Museum’s highly popular ...

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1940s Evening

15 July

The spirit of the ‘40s will live on into the night as a separate evening event takes place...

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Let's Get Sporty! Summer Holiday

22 July - 03 September

Join us this summer as we race, jump and skip our way through some traditional sports of the Black...

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The Locksmith's House - Summer Fun Day

29 August

From 11am - 4pm Summer at the Locksmith's House,  Join us for tours of the house and find...

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Peaky Blinders Night

08 September - 09 September

Sat 9 & Sat 16 Sep are now Sold Out. Tickets are still available for Fri 8 & Fri 15...

Locksmith's House FREE Open Day!

Heritage Open Day at The Locksmith's House, Willenhall

09 September

Step back into the past at the Locksmith’s House in Willenhall. The Hodson family of lock...

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Heritage Open Day Store Tours

09 September

Come and join us in a behind the scenes tour where you can meet the BCLM Curators and see some of...

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Peaky Blinders Night

15 September - 16 September

Sat 9 & Sat 16 Sep are now Sold Out. Tickets are still available for Fri 8 & Fri 15...

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Members Only - Get Closer: Peaky Blinders - FULLY BOOKED

16 September

Skip the queues and join other members for an exclusive pre-event Peaky Blinders experience As...

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Historic Boaters’ Gathering

23 September - 24 September

‘Leg it’ to the Black Country and take part in one of the most atmospheric inland...

Harvest Festival

Dig for Victory

30 September - 01 October

Experience the harvest season in wartime Britain as we transform home-grown fruit and vegetables...


Historic Lighting Weekend

14 October - 15 October

Join us as we take you on a journey of light. Learn about how we moved from candlelight to...

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Foul Foods - Half Term Activities

21 October - 29 October

Become a Victorian food detective this half-term and help us separate foul foods from tasty...

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Halloween Nights

25 October - 28 October

Get ready for a frightfully good evening of entertainment at the Black Country Living...

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The Locksmith's House - Horrible Willenhall Histories

28 October

From 11am - 4pm Horrible Willenhall Histories, Spooky themed trail and family friendly ghost...

Remembrance Service

Remembrance Service

11 November

The Springfield Brewery war memorial honours former employees who both served and lost their lives...

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