Things to do in the West Midlands


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Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery (BMAG) first opened in 1885. It is housed in a Grade II* listed city centre landmark building. There are over 40 galleries to explore that display art, applied art, social history, archaeology and ethnography.

Libraries

The Library of Birmingham provides a showcase for the city's internationally important collections of archives, photography and rare books.

Museums

The Museum of the Jewellery Quarter is built around a perfectly preserved jewellery workshop offering a unique glimpse of working life in Birminghams famous Jewellery Quarter.

House & Gardens

Winterbourne Botanic Garden is the botanic garden of the University of Birmingham, located in Edgbaston, Birmingham. It is adjacent to Edgbaston Pool, a Site of Special Scientific Interest.

Museums

The shelves and workbenches at Newman Brothers are full of original stock and tools of the trade, you can truly experience some of the worlds finest coffin furniture.

Museums

Soho House was the elegant home of the industrialist and entrepreneur Matthew Boulton from 1766 to 1809.

Museums

The National Motorcycle Museum is recognised as the finest and largest British motorcycle museum in the world and originally opened its doors in October 1984 with a collection of 350 motorcycles on display.

Museums

Located in the heart of Coventry city centre, next to the historic Cathedral, the Herbert is the perfect place to learn more about the history of Coventry and immerse yourself in some art and culture.

Monuments & Memorials

Godiva an English noblewoman who according to a legend dating at least to the 13th century, rode naked through the streets of Coventry to gain a remission of the oppressive taxation that her husband imposed on his tenants.

Museums

The Midland Air Museum is situated just outside the village of Baginton in Warwickshire, England, and is adjacent to Coventry Airport.

Castles & Halls

Located in the city's historic Cathedral Quarter, the magnificent medieval interiors and fine artworks offer a window into Coventry's glorious past, a fascinating and free experience in the very heart of the city

Museums

Theres lots to see and to do, including activities to interest and delight younger visitors, and a studio in which visitors can try their hand (and ears) at composing and music-making.

Parks

The War Memorial Park is Coventry's premier park and attracts around 400,000 visitors from all over the city and beyond every year.

Museums

Visit Hereford's famous Cider Museum and learn about the history of cider making. Learn how apples were milled and pressed and how the resulting juice was

Museums

The Old House is a historic and distinctive black and white half-timbered house in High Town, Hereford, England, built in 1621. It is now a museum presenting life in Jacobean times.

Gardens

The Weir is a riverside garden in the care of the National Trust and is bordered by the River Wye in Herefordshire.