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    Join us this summer

    Bursting with fun for all the family! 21 Jul - 2 Sep

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    History With Character

    Experience it for yourself! 

  • Lea Road Infant Welfare Centre

    Shape #MyBlackCountryStory

    We are looking for memories of the building on Lea Road, Wolverhampton

    Find out more at  BCLM: Forging Ahead, Infant Welfare Centre

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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

Coming Soon

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Historic Holiday Fun

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Summer Evening

Tram rides

Have a ride on our historic transport

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Join in a Tour of the Workers’ Institute

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Watch the traditional skills of metal working

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Enjoy our Traditional Fairground

Victorian School Lessons

Have a school lesson

Traditional street games

Try your hand at traditional street games

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Stroll around our Boat Dock

Cinema

Watch a silent film in our cinema

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Have a traditional ale in the Bottle & Glass Inn

Underground mine

Go underground in the mine

bakery

See live bakery demonstrations

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21 July - 02 September
Historic Holiday FunSchool Holidays

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17 August
Summer EveningEvening Events, School Holidays

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18 August
Canal Art for Beginners: Castles - Sold OutHeritage Workshops & Talks, advance-booking, Fully Booked

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18 August
Forge Experience Day - Sold outExperience Days, Events at The Locksmith's House, Willenhall, advance-booking, Fully Booked

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18 August
Canal Art for Beginners: Roses - Sold OutHeritage Workshops & Talks, advance-booking, Fully Booked

Family Pewter Casting

21 August
Family Pewter CastingHeritage Workshops & Talks, School Holidays, advance-booking

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22 August
Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)Heritage Clubs, Children Only Events, School Holidays, advance-booking

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23 August
Get Closer: Fashion (Members only) - Sold OutMembers Only Events, advance-booking, Fully Booked

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23 August
Transport Driving Experience Evening - Sold OutExperience Days, advance-booking, Fully Booked

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24 August
Knit and Natter - Fully BookedHeritage Clubs, Fully Booked

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24 August
Summer EveningEvening Events, School Holidays

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29 August
Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)Heritage Clubs, Children Only Events, School Holidays, advance-booking

Win a bostin' Bank Holiday Day Out!

Have some historic holiday fun and win!

We need your memories of the Lea Road Infant Welfare Centre in Wolverhampton

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

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Win a bostin' Bank Holiday Day Out!

Fancy winning a family day out at the Black Country Living Museum this Bank Holiday (25-27 Aug)? We’re giving away a bostin’ day out for a lucky family which includes a family ticket to the Museum plus...

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