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Visitor Notice

The Museum is now operating on winter opening hours. Open Wed - Sun,  10am - 4pm (Closed Mon & Tue)

  • 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

  • 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

Coming Soon

Workers institute

Join in a tour of the Workers' Institute

boat dock

Stroll around the boat dock

chain making

Watch the traditional skills of metal working

pulling a pint in the pub

Pop in for an ale at the Bottle & Glass Inn

Traditional Fish and Chips

Enjoy our traditionally cooked fish & chips

trolleybuses

Have a ride on our historic transport

street games

Try your hand at traditional street games

school lesson

Experience an Edwardian school lesson

Cinema

Watch a silent film in our cinema

Living Dangerously

08 February
Audio Descriptive tour – Dudley at War
Listen to explosive stories from the men and women living dangerously

photo of forge

08 February
Forge Experience Day
A "hands on" experience of Blacksmithing

photo of a store tour

08 February
Get Closer: Store Tour (Members only) 10am
Bring the family along to join us in a behind the scenes tour

photo of a store tour

08 February
Get Closer: Store Tour (Members only) 12noon
Get Closer to our collections - Come and join us in a behind the scenes tour

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

Image for Maker's Club

18 February
Makers' Club
Join our holiday club and develop your creative skills

YACC Image

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

Pewter Casting

20 February
Family Pewter Casting
Learn the traditional techniques of sandcasting

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
British Sign Language tour - Black Country Women
Come and meet the women who helped shaped history of the Black Country.

photo of lockmaker

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

Get Closer: The Locksmith's House (Members only)

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

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

Did you pop into Spring Hill Post Office in the 1960s?

Do you remember Dudley Weighbridge Office in the 1950s?

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

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Did you pop into Spring Hill Post Office in the 1960s?

Black Country Living Museum is looking for memories from the 1960s of the Spring Hill Post Office, Wolverhampton, as part of its ambitious new development project BCLM: Forging Ahead. The post office will be recreated...

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