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  • May Half Term Tunes Through Time

    May Half Term - Tunes Through Time

    Discover some bostin' tunes from times gone by this half term! Sat 25 May - Sun 2 Jun

  • Festival of vehicles

    Festival Of Vehicles

    Join us for a celebration of vintage vehicles! Sun 16 Jun

  • 1940s 2019

    Visit Wartime Britain

    Experience the Museum transformed with vintage entertainment, food & fashion on Sat 13 & Sun 14 Jul

  • Photo of historic co-op

    BCLM: Forging Ahead

    We are looking for memories  of the Hawne Branch Co-op to shape  #MyBlackCountryStory 

    Find out more at  Stourbridge Rd Co-op

  • May Half Term Tunes Through Time

    May Half Term - Tunes Through Time

    Discover some bostin' tunes from times gone by this half term! Sat 25 May - Sun 2 Jun. 

  • Festival of vehicles

    Festival Of Vehicles

    Join us for a celebration of vintage vehicles! Sun 16 Jun

  • 1940s 2019 Mob

    Visit wartime Britain

    Experience the Museum transformed with vintage entertainment, food & fashion on Sat 13 & Sun 14 Jul

  • photo of historic co-op

    BCLM: Forging Ahead

    We are looking for memories  of the Hawne Branch Co-op to shape   #MyBlackCountryStory 

    Find out more at   Stourbridge Rd Co-op

Coming Soon

Traditional Fish and Chips

Enjoy our traditionally cooked fish & chips

trolleybuses

Have a ride on our historic transport

pulling a pint in the pub

Have a traditional ale in the Bottle & Glass Inn

street games

Try your hand at traditional street games

fairground

Enjoy our Traditional Fairground

chain making

Watch the traditional skills of metal working

underground mine

Go underground in the mine

Workers institute

Join in a Tour of the Workers' Institute

school lesson

Have a school lesson

boat dock

Stroll around our Boat Dock

Cinema

Watch a silent film in our cinema

locksmiths forge experience

25 May
Forge Experience Day - Sold Out
A "hands on" experience of Blacksmithing

Tunes through Time

25 May - 02 June
Half Term - Tunes Through Time
Join us this half term for a rousing get together with some classic tunes!

photo of children doing research

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

photo of leather keyring

30 May
Family Workshop: Leather Key Rings
A fun way to start Leather craft

photo of felt insects

01 June
Family Felt Making Workshop: Bugs and Butterflies
Learn about the history of the craft and make a piece to take home

photo of Peaky Blinders

07 June - 08 June
Peaky Blinders Night - Sold Out
Grab your flat cap or your flapper dress & step inside the world of the Shelbys

photo of stone masonry

08 June - 09 June
An Introduction to Stone Masonry: 2 day course
A 2 day course to learn the basic techniques of carving and shaping stone.

Rag rug making

08 June
Beginners Rag Rug Making - Shaggy Seat Mats
Learn about the traditional craft of rag-rug making.

women chainmakers

08 June
Audio Descriptive Tour - The Women Chainmakers Of Cradley Heath
Discover the story of the women chain makers of Cradley Heath

photo of store tour

08 June
Get Closer: Store Tour Introduction (Members Only)
Bring the family along to join in a beginners behind the scenes tour

photo of store tour

08 June
Get Closer: Store Tour Delve Deeper (Members Only)
Join us for a more indepth look at our Collections on a behind the scenes tour

Ale tasting

14 June - 15 June
Raise a Glass for Father's Day with Sadler's Ales
Evening Events, Food & Drink Events, advance-booking

Win a Red by Night Out!

Win a bostin' Bank Holiday Day out!

Hunting St George and His Dragon

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 Red by Night Out!

Fancy winning a night out with a difference? Our Red by Night event will take visitors right back in time to the Black Country’s industrial past and we’re giving away FREE tickets for one lucky family. ...

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