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Local museums
Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Windmill at Avoncroft Museum, Blakesley Hall, © Copyright BMAG, Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings

Local museums

(An * denotes membership of CBA, correct at time of publication)

Acton Scott Historic Working Farm Museum
Wenlock Lodge, Acton Scott, Church Stretton, Shropshire SY6 6QN
Tel: 01694 781 307

The Almonry Museum & Heritage Centre
Abbey Gate, Evesham, Worcestershire WR11 4BG
Tel: 01386 446 944

Aston Hall
Trinity Rd, Birmingham, West Midlands B6 6JD
Tel: 0121 327 0062

Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings
Redditch Rd, Stoke Heath, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire B60 4JR
Simon Carter, Director
Sophie Hughes, Education Officer
Tel: 01527 831 363/886
Fax: 01527 876 934
Email: admin@avoncroft.org.uk

Bantock House
Finchfield Road, Wolverhampton WV3 9LQ
Tel: 01902 552 195

Barber Institute
142 Edgbaston Park Road, Birmingham B15 2TT
Tel: 0121 414 7333

Bewdley Museum
Load Street, Kidderminster, Worcestershire DY12 2AE
Tel: 01562 732 928

Birmingham Back to Backs
50 - 54 Inge St / 55 - 63 Hurst St, Birmingham B5 4TE
Tel: 0121 666 7671

Birmingham & Midlands Institute
9 Margaret Street, Birmingham B3 3BS
Tel: 0121 236 3591

* Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery
Chamberlain Square, Birmingham B3 3DH
David Symons, Curator - Antiquities & Numismatics
Jo-Ann Curtis, Curator - History
Henrietta Lockhart, Curator - History
Tel: 0121 303 2834

Black Country Living Museum
Tipton Road, Dudley, West Midlands DY1 4SQ
Tel: 0121 520 8054

Blakesley Hall
Blakesley Rd, Birmingham B25 8RN
Tel: 0121 464 2193

Bilston Craft Museum and Gallery
Mount Pleasant, Bilston, West Midlands WV14 7LU
Tel: 01902 552 507

Broadfield House Glass Museum
Compton Drive, Kingswinford, West Midlands DY6 9NS
Tel: 01384 812 345

Carpet Museum Trust Archive
Unit 28 - MCF Complex, 60 New Rd, Kidderminster, Worcestershire DY10 1AQ
Tel: 01562 69001

Coalbrookdale Tourist Information Centre
Coach Rd, Coalbrookdale, Telford, Shropshire TF8 7DQ
Tel: 01952 230 032
Email: tourist-info@telfordshopping.co.uk

The Commandery
Sidbury, Worcester WR1 2HU
Tel: 01905 361 821

Coventry Museum
see Herbert Art Gallery and Museum

Coventry Transport Museum
Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry, West Midlands CV1 1JD
Tel: 024 7623 4270

Croome Park
The Builders Yard, High Green, Severn Stoke, Worcestershire WR8 9JS
Tel: 01905 371 006

Dudley Canal Trust
Blowers Green Pump House, Peartree Lane, Dudley, West Midlands DY2 0XP
Tel: 01384 236 275

Dudley Museum and Art Gallery
St. James's Rd, Dudley, West Midlands DY1 1HP
Tel: 01384 812 345

Forge Mill Needle Museum & Bordesley Abbey Visitor Centre
Needle Mill Lane, Riverside, Redditch, Worcestershire B98 8HY
Gillian Wilson, Manager Museums and Heritage
Tel: 01527 62509

Galton Valley Canal Heritage Centre
Brasshouse Lane, Smethwick, West Midlands B66 1BA
Tel: 0121 558 8195

Gladstone Pottery and Museum
Uttoxeter Road, Stoke-on-Trent ST3 1PQ
Tel: 01782 234 098

The Glass House
Ruskin Glass Centre, Wollaston Road, Stourbridge, West Midlands DY8 4HE
Tel: 01384 399 400

Haden Hill House
Halesowen Rd, Cradley Heath, West Midlands B64 7JU
Tel: 01384 569 444

Hartlebury Castle - Worcestershire County Museum
Hartlebury, Nr. Kidderminster, Worcestershire DY11 7XZ
David J. Kendrick, Collections Officer (Archaeology)
Tel: 01299 250 416

Henley-in-Arden Heritage Centre
Joseph Hardy House, 150 High St, Henley-in-Arden, West Midlands B95 5BS
Tel: 01564 795 919

Herbert Art Gallery and Museum
Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
Paul Thompson, Museum Archaeology Officer
Tel: 024 7629 4761
Fax: 024 7683 2410

* Hereford Museum & Art Gallery
Broad Street, Hereford HR4 9AU
Judy Stevenson, Collections Officer of Human History
Tel: 01432 260 692
Fax: 01432 342 492
Email: herefordmuseums@herefordshire.gov.uk

Ironbridge Gorge Museum
Ironbridge, Telford, Shropshire TF8 7AW
Shelley White, Senior Archaeologist
Tel: 01952 432 141
Email: archaeology@ironbridge.org.uk

Kidderminster Railway Museum
Station Drive, Kidderminster, Worcestershire DY10 1QX
Tel: 01562 825 316

Ludlow Library & Museum Resource Centre
7-9 Parkway, Ludlow, Shropshire SY8 2PG
Tel: 01584 813 665
Fax: 01584 813 666

Ludlow Museum
47 Old Street, Ludlow, Shropshire SY8 1AS
Tel: 01694 781 306

Lunt Roman Fort
Coventry Rd, Baginton, Coventry, West Midlands CV8 3AJ
Tel: 024 7678 6142

Malvern Museum
Abbey Gateway, Abbey Rd, Malvern, Worcestershire WR14 3ES
Tel: 01684 567 811

Much Wenlock Museum
High St, Much Wenlock, Shropshire TF13 6AA
Tel: 01952 727 773

Museum of Cannock Chase
The Valley Heritage Centre, Valley Rd, Hednesford, Cannock, Staffordshire WS12 1TD
Tel: 01543 877 666

Museum of the Gorge
Wharfage, Ironbridge, Telford, Shropshire TF8 7AW
Tel: 01952 884 391

Museum of the Jewellery Quarter
75-79 Vyse Street, Hockley, Birmingham B18 6HA
Tel: 0121 554 3598

National Motorcycle Museum
Coventry Road, Bickenhill, Solihull, West Midlands B92 0EJ
Tel: 01675 443 311

Newcastle Borough Museum & Art Gallery
Brampton Park, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire ST5 0QP
Tel: 01782 619 705

Nuneaton Museum and Art Gallery
Riversley Park, Coton Rd, Nuneaton, Warwickshire CV11 5TU
Tel: 024 7635 0720

Oak House Museum
Oak Road, West Bromwich, West Midlands B70 8HJ
Tel: 0121 553 0759

The Pen Room
The Argent Centre, 60 Frederick Street, Hockley, Birmingham B1 3HS
Tel: 0121 236 9834

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery
Bethesda Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent ST1 3DW
Catherine Banks, Collections Officer (Local History)
Debbie Ford, Collections Officer (Local History)
Tel: 01782 232 323

RAF Museum
Cosford, Shifnal, Shropshire TF11
Tel: 01902 376 200

Red House Glass Cone
High Street, Wordsley, Stourbridge, West Midlands DY8 4AZ
Tel: 01384 812 750

Royal Warwickshire Regiment Museum
St John's House, Warwick CV34 4NF
Tel: 01926 491 653

Rugby Art Gallery and Museum
Little Elborow St, Rugby, Warwickshire CV21 3BZ
Tel: 01788 533 201

Sackler Library
1 St. John Street, Oxford OX1 2LG
Tel: 01865 278 088
Email: enquiries@saclib.ox.ac.uk

Sarehole Mill
Cole Bank Road, Hall Green, Birmingham B13 0BD
Tel: 0121 777 6612

Selly Manor
Maple Rd, Birmingham B30 2AE
Tel: 0121 472 0199

Severn Valley Railway
Railway Station, Bewdley, Worcestershire DY12 1BG
Tel: 01299 403 816
Fax: 01299 400 839

Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
The Shakespeare Centre, Henley Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire CV37 6QW
Tel: 01789 204 016

Shirehall Gallery
Market Square, Stafford ST16
Tel: 01785 278 345

* Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery (Rowley's House)
Rowley's House, Barker Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1QH
Peter Boyd, Collections Manager
Tel: 01743 361 196

Shropshire Museum Service
Shropshire Council Community Services, Acton Scott Historic Working Farm, Wenlock Lodge, Acton Scott, Church Stretton, Shropshire SY6 6QN
Museum Service
Tel: 0845 678 9024

Smethwick Heritage Centre
Victoria Park Lodge, High St, Smethwick, West Midlands B66 3NJ
Tel: 0121 555 7278

Smethwick Library Local History Section
High St, Smethwick, West Midlands B66 1AA
Tel: 0121 558 0497

Soho House
5 Soho Avenue, Birmingham B18 5LB
Tel: 0121 554 9122

Staffordshire County Museum
Shugborough Hall, Shugborough, Stafford ST17 0XB
Tel: 01889 991 388

Staffordshire Regimental Museum
Whittington Barracks, Lichfield, Staffordshire WS14 9PY
Tel: 01543 434 395

Stoke on Trent City Museum & Art Gallery
see The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

Tamworth Castle Museum
The Holloway, Lady Bank, Tamworth, Staffordshire B79 7NA
Frank Caldwell, Heritage Services Manager
Tel: 01827 709 626

Thinktank
Millennium Point, Curzon Street, Birmingham B4 7XG
Tel: 0121 202 2222

Transport Museum, Wythall
Chapel Lane, Wythall, Birmingham B47 6JX
Tel: 01564 826 471

Tudor House Museum
16-18 Church St, Upton-upon-Severn, Worcester WR8 0HT
Tel: 01684 592 447

Walsall Leather Museum
56-57 Lords Drive, Walsall, West Midlands WS2 8EQ
Tel: 01922 721 153

Walsall Local History Centre
Essex Street, Walsall, West Midlands WS2 7AS
Tel: 01922 721 305

Walsall Museum
Central Library, Lichfield St, Walsall, West Midlands WS1 1TR
Tel: 01922 653 116

Warwickshire Museum
39 Saltisford, Warwick CV34 4SA
Tel: 01926 412 500
Sara Wear, Keeper of Archaeology
Tel: 01926 412 033

Wednesbury Art Gallery and Museum
Holyhead Road, Wednesbury, West Midlands WS10 7DF
Emma Cook, Curator
Tel: 0121 556 0683

Weoley Castle Ruins
Alwold Road, Weoley Castle, Birmingham B29 5RJ
Tel: 0121 464 2193

Willenhall Lock Museum
54 New Rd, Willenhall, West Midlands WV13 2DA

Witley Court
Worcester Rd, Great Witley, Worcester, Worcestershire WR6 6JT
Tel: 01299 896 636

Wolverhampton Art Gallery
Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton, West Midlands WV1 1DU
Tel: 01902 552 055
Peter J Neeld, Keeper of Local History
Tel: 01902 24549

* Worcester City Museum & Art Gallery
Foregate Street, Worcester WR1 1DT
Philippa Tinsley, Collections Manager
Deborah Fox, Documentation Officer
Tel: 01905 25371

Worcestershire County Museum
see Hartlebury Castle

Worcestershire Library & History Centre
Trinity Street, Worcester WR1 2PW


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