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    Welcome

    Black Country folk changed the world, and in the streets of our village, by our canal, on our tramway and down our mine, we want to show you and your family how ‘they’ became ‘us’. Check out our top ten reasons to visit. 

  • photo of boy with watch out sign

    Join us for a dangerously fun half term

    Explore the devastating disasters and downright bad luck that plagued Black Country workers of the past. Sat 15 Feb - Sun 23 Feb

  • Did you shop at Langer's army and navy stores

    We need your memories!

    Did you shop at Langer's Army and Navy Stores, Stourbridge, in the 1960s? We're looking for your memories to help inform our ambitious BCLM: Forging Ahead project.  

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    Events 2020

    Tickets for selected 2020 events will go on sale 24 Feb, 10am (excluding Peaky Blinders and Christmas)

    Join as a member to access priority booking and 20% discount* from 17 Feb, 10am *T&Cs apply

  • Canal side village

    Welcome

    Black Country folk changed the world, and in the streets of our village, by our canal, on our tramway and down our mine, we want to show you and your family how ‘they’ became ‘us’. Check out our top ten reasons to visit. 

  • photo of boy with watch out sign

    Join us for a dangerously fun half term

    Explore the devastating disasters and downright bad luck that plagued Black Country workers of the past. Sat 15 Feb - Sun 23 Feb

  • Did you shop at Langer's army and navy stores

    We need your memories!

    Did you shop at Langer's Army and Navy Stores, Stourbridge, in the 1960s? We're looking for your memories to help inform our ambitious BCLM: Forging Ahead project.  

  • photo collage of events

    Events 2020

    Tickets for selected 2020 events will go on sale 24 Feb, 10am (excluding Peaky Blinders and Christmas)

    Join as a member to access priority booking and 20% discount* from 17 Feb, 10am *T&Cs apply

Coming Soon

boat dock

Stroll around the boat dock

trolleybuses

Have a ride on our historic transport

photo of victorian lady in kitchen

Cooking Demonstrations

street games

Try your hand at traditional street games

Workers institute

Join in a tour of the Workers' Institute

chain making

Watch the traditional skills of metal working

Traditional Fish and Chips

Enjoy our traditionally cooked fish & chips

pulling a pint in the pub

Pop in for an ale at the Bottle & Glass Inn

Cinema

Watch a silent film in our cinema

school lesson

Experience an Edwardian school lesson

photo of boy with watch out sign

15 February - 23 February
Half Term: Living Dangerously
Join us for a dangerously fun half term and explore the devastating disasters

Picture of curator with branded products

07 March
Get Closer: Advertising, Branding & Packaging (Members only)
Take a tour through our collections store of branding through the decades

Backyard Chain Shop

07 March
Deaf-friendly tour - Black Country Women
Come and meet the women who helped shaped history of the Black Country.

BCSC Study Day: Black Country - Stage and Screen

14 March
BCSC Study Day: Black Country - Stage and Screen
A day of expert talks exploring the performing and cinematic arts in the Black C

photo of lockmaker

21 March
Forge Experience Day
A "hands on" experience of Blacksmithing

photo locksmith's house

28 March
Get Closer: The Locksmith's House (Members only)
Get Closer to our sister Museum The Locksmith's House in Willenhall

Photo the gintleman

02 April
Business Partners: Gintleman Networking
Join us for a gin tasting evening, exclusive to Business Partners.

Image for Maker's Club

07 April
Makers' Club
Join our holiday club and develop your creative skills

YACC Image

08 April
Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)
Take part in our holiday club exploring the past*

Family Easter Cards and Crafts

09 April
Family Easter Cards and Crafts
Learn traditional paper crafts with an Easter Theme

Danny the horse

11 April
Audio Descriptive Tour - A Day in the life of Danny the Horse
Audio Descriptive Tour - A Day in the life of Danny the Horse

Image for Maker's Club

14 April
Makers' Club
Join our holiday club and develop your creative skills

Museum welcomes 10 millionth visitor

Did you shop at Langer's Army and Navy Stores, Stourbridge, in the 1960s?

BCLM Shortlisted for 'Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Award'

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

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Museum welcomes 10 millionth visitor

Today (Wed 19 Feb) marked a major milestone in the Museum’s history when we welcomed our 10 millionth visitor.   During its preview season in 1978, a modest 8,800 people visited the open-air site to...

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