For Families and Children
A gallery designed to apeal to the senses. You can experience a variety of artworks through touch, sound and light. Step inside a 17th century painting, eavesdrop on Albert Einstein, or squeeze yourself into a chair in the shape of a 19th century corset.
Picture and History Galleries
You can see art spanning seven centuries of European history and culture. Explore the galleries by picking up our free family trail from the Vestibule or Great Charles Street reception desks. Discover our new interactive Birmingham History Galleries where there is lots to see and do for families; explore medieval Birmingham with our interactive map, play in our traditional mini kitchen or even help pack an evacuee’s suitcase!
We have family activities every day of the
Information for Family Visitors
The museum has lift access on
If you have any queries about visiting as a family or for more information about family activities please email Sarah Walker, Family Programmes Officer or call 0121 348 8266. For the latest news follow us on Twitter @BMAGKids.
If you have enjoyed your visit why not nominate us for the Kids In Museums Award 2014.