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BCLM Win “Being Social” category at Digital Culture Awards

Black Country Living Museum has been awarded in the “Being Social” category at Arts Council England and the Digital Culture Network’s Digital Culture awards this week. The award recognises the Museum’s work on TikTok, praising their success in increasing awareness and engagement with new audiences. This category at the awards was judged by Adam Kozary,…

Toys and memories from the past – Black Country…

As part of Black Country Living Museum’s brand new Forging Ahead development, the Museum is recreating Spring Hill Post Office, which originally stood on the Penn Road in Wolverhampton. The shop will form a part of the Museum’s new 1940s-60s high street. Post Offices were a fixture of every high street in the Black Country…

Museum closed on Sat 27 Nov due to weather

Unfortunately, due to the weather conditions we’ve had to take the reluctant decision to close the Museum on Sat 27 Nov. This means that the Museum is closed for general admission. Santa Hunts for Sat 27 Nov are aslo cancelled. This isn’t a decision that we’ve taken lightly.  However, the safety of our visitors and…

Lighting up November with Festival of Light!

Join Black Country Living Museum this November to celebrate a Festival of Light on Sat 6 Nov! This special event brings together a celebration of our historic lighting collection and inspiration from the cultural festival of light, Diwali. Tickets for Festival of Light are via General Admission – UnChained Passholders can visit for free on this date.…