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    Halloween Nights

    Spooktacular fun!
    25, 26, 30 & 31 Oct from 6:30 - 10pm

  • Christmas 2019 on sale now

    Christmas On Sale Now

    See our season of festive events

  • fiendish felons october half term

    Oct Half Term - Fiendish Felons

    Discover the dastardly deeds of criminals of the past this half term!

trolleybuses

Have a ride on our historic transport

chain making

Watch the traditional skills of metal working

school lesson

Experience an Edwardian school lesson

Workers institute

Join in a tour of the Workers' Institute

fairground

Enjoy our traditional fairground

boat dock

Stroll around the boat dock

Cinema

Watch a silent film in our cinema

street games

Try your hand at traditional street games

Traditional Fish and Chips

Enjoy our traditionally cooked fish & chips

photo of victorian lady in kitchen

Cooking Demonstrations

pulling a pint in the pub

Pop in for an ale at the Bottle & Glass Inn

locksmiths cookery

28 September
Edwardian Cooking Experience - Fully Booked
Settle in for a day of traditional cookery by the warmth of the range.

photo of leather workshop

28 September
Introduction to Leatherwork - Fully Booked
Fully Booked

dyes

05 October
Natural Dyes Day Course - Fully booked
Fully Booked

Green Duck Brewery image

11 October
Get Closer: Meet the Brewer with Green Duck
Meet the Brewers at this exclusive members' only event.

locksmiths forge experience

12 October
Forge Experience Day
A "hands on" experience of Blacksmithing

photo of cyanotype

12 October
Cyanotype Workshop (Victorian Photagraphic Technique)
Explore and experiment with the Victorian photographic technique of cyanotype.

bsl school lesson

12 October
Deaf Friendly Tours - Edwardian School Lesson
Themed Daytime Events

photo of store tour

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

photo of store tour

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

Halloween photo

25 October - 26 October
Halloween Nights
Bring the family for a frightfully fun evening of entertainment

image file of architects drawings

26 October
Get Closer: Forging Ahead - Meet the Project Team (Members Only)
Join us for a morning with the Forging Ahead project team.

fiendish felons october

26 October - 03 November
Fiendish Felons - Half Term
Discover the dastardly deeds of criminals of the past!

locksmiths cookery

Edwardian Cooking Experience - Fully Booked

28 September - 28 September

Settle in for a day of traditional cookery by the warmth of the range.

photo of leather workshop

Introduction to Leatherwork - Fully Booked

28 September - 28 September

Fully Booked

dyes

Natural Dyes Day Course - Fully booked

05 October - 05 October

Fully Booked

Green Duck Brewery image

Get Closer: Meet the Brewer with Green Duck

11 October - 11 October

Meet the Brewers at this exclusive members' only event.

locksmiths forge experience

Forge Experience Day

12 October - 12 October

A "hands on" experience of Blacksmithing

photo of cyanotype

Cyanotype Workshop (Victorian Photagraphic Technique)

12 October - 12 October

Explore and experiment with the Victorian photographic technique of cyanotype.

bsl school lesson

Deaf Friendly Tours - Edwardian School Lesson

12 October - 12 October

Themed Daytime Events

photo of store tour

Get Closer: Store Tour Introduction (Members Only)

12 October - 12 October

Bring the family along to join in a beginners behind the scenes tour

photo of store tour

Get Closer: Store Tour Delve Deeper (Members Only)

12 October - 12 October

Join us for a more indepth look at our Collections on a behind the scenes tour.

Halloween photo

Halloween Nights

25 October - 26 October

Bring the family for a frightfully fun evening of entertainment

image file of architects drawings

Get Closer: Forging Ahead - Meet the Project Team (Members Only)

26 October - 26 October

Join us for a morning with the Forging Ahead project team.

fiendish felons october

Fiendish Felons - Half Term

26 October - 03 November

Discover the dastardly deeds of criminals of the past!

willenhall horrible histories

The Locksmith's House - Horrible Willenhall Histories

26 October - 26 October

Explore the Horrible Willenhall Histories of the Locksmith's House

photo of homemade candle

Introduction to Candle Making: Bees Wax Candles - fully booked

26 October - 26 October

A workshop to introduce a range of waxes and techniques

photo of tapered candles

Family Workshop: Candle Making - Fully Booked

27 October - 27 October

Join us and have a go at making candles - Fully Booked

group in halloween costume

Halloween Nights

30 October - 31 October

Bring the family for a frightfully fun evening of entertainment

photo of young curators

Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club (YACC)

30 October - 30 October

Take part in our holiday club exploring the past*

tree

Glass Fusion

09 November - 09 November

Make glass Christmas tree decorations and unique gifts for friends

Glass Fusion

Family Workshop - Glass Fusion - Sold out

10 November - 10 November

Create hand made fused glass Christmas tree decorations - Sold out

Remembrance Service

Armistice Day Service

11 November - 11 November

Photo of books in archive

Get Closer: Museum Archive Tour (Members Only)

16 November - 16 November

Come and join us in a behind the scenes tour

locksmiths forge experience

Forge Experience Day- Fully Booked

16 November - 16 November

Fully Booked

emile doos chemist

Audio Descriptive Tour - The Aromas of Emile Doo's The Chemist

16 November

Themed Daytime Events

photo of rag rug wreath

Rag Rug Christmas Wreaths - sold out

16 November - 16 November

Learn the traditional techniques of rag rug wreath making - sold out

photo of copper leaves

Family Copper Christmas Decorations (Members Only)

17 November - 17 November

Family Copper Christmas Decorations (Members Only)

photo of copper leaves

Family Copper Christmas Decorations - sold out

17 November - 17 November

Make your own wonderful Christmas creations.- sold out

photo of Christmas wreath

Willow Christmas Decorations

23 November - 23 November

Make a Christmas wreath from colourful willow stems.

Christmas through time

Christmas Through Time

23 November - 24 December

Themed Daytime Events, Christmas

Santa with girl holding presents

Santa Hunts

23 November - 24 November

Have you seen Santa? Limited availability

Santa with girl holding presents

Santa Hunts

30 November - 01 December

Have you seen Santa? Limited availability

Christmas at home with the Edwardians

Christmas at home with the Edwardians

05 December - 07 December

Experience an Edwardian style Christmas at the Locksmith's House

christmas nights 2019

Christmas Nights

06 December - 07 December

Experience the Museum at its festive best at our Christmas Nights.

Santa with girl holding presents

Santa Hunts

07 December - 08 December

Have you seen Santa? Limited availability

photo of lock museum

Christmas Craft Day at The Locksmith's House

11 December - 11 December

Join us at The Locksmith's House, Willenhall for a morning of traditional crafts

christmas nights 2019

Christmas Nights

13 December - 14 December

Experience the Museum at its festive best at our Christmas Nights.

Photo of Locksmiths House

The Locksmith's House - Festive Fun Day

14 December - 14 December

Step back in time and see what Christmas was like for the Hodson family

Christmas in the home

Audio Descriptive Tour - Christmas in the Home

14 December - 14 December

Join us for an audio Descriptive Tour looking at Christmas in the Home

Santa with girl holding presents

Santa Hunts

14 December - 15 December

Have you seen Santa? Limited availability

christmas nights 2019

Christmas Nights

20 December - 21 December

Experience the Museum at its festive best at our Christmas Nights.

Santa with girl holding presents

Santa Hunts

20 December - 24 December

Have you seen Santa? Limited availability

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