Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery
Birmingham Museums awarded over £700,000 by Heritage Lottery Fund to create new gallery for Staffordshire Hoard
12th March 2013
Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery is today one huge step closer to creating a permanent home for its Staffordshire Hoard display after the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) announced it has awarded the venue £704,500 towards the creation of a Staffordshire Hoard Gallery.
11th March 2013
The 18th century Birmingham industrialist Matthew Boulton is to be honoured with a memorial in Westminster Abbey.
Birmingham Museums Trust awarded major grant towards acquisition of portrait of Erasmus Darwin by Joseph Wright of Derby
6th March 2013
Birmingham Museums Trust has been awarded a grant of £75,000 from the Art Fund towards the acquisition of a superb portrait of Erasmus Darwin by Joseph Wright of Derby.
15th February 2013
This February half-term, museums across Birmingham are offering visitors a whole host of inspiring events and fun workshops to keep all the family entertained all day. From the exciting new We Made It gallery at Thinktank, through to a Staffordshire Hoard Family Day at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery and Animalmania at Blakesley Hall, there is something to satisfy curious and creative minds of all ages.
25th January 2013
One of the most famous and popular paintings at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Ford Madox Brown’s The Last of England, is back on display in Birmingham after a triumphant showing at Tate Britain.
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