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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.…

Seeking memories of Marsh & Baxter Pork Butchers

Black Country Living Museum is recreating Brierley Hill’s Marsh & Baxter pork butchers’ shop in their brand new 1940s-60s high street. On Saturday 11th September 2021, as part of Brierley Hill’s Heritage Open Day celebrations organised by the Brierley Hill Community Forum, Black Country Living Museum will have a stall inside Brierley Hill Marketplace. Their…

125k Vaccinations Delivered at BCLM Vaccination Centre

NHS leaders have thanked the staff and volunteers who have made COVID-19 vaccinations possible at the Black Country Living Museum, as the vaccination centre closes its doors.  The Black Country Living Museum, which was the area’s first large vaccination site to open, has been instrumental in the vaccine rollout, delivering over 125,000 doses since opening…