Getting to Blakesley Hall
Blakesley Hall can be found just to the east of the city just of the A4040 in Yardley. The house has its own car parking facilities.
Address: Blakesley Road, Yardley, Birmingham, B25 8RN
The area is well-served by the 11 circular bus route which connects Yardley with Ward End and Erdington in the north and Acocks Green and Sarehole Mill in the south.
From the city centre take a 94 or 55 bus to the Fox & Goose at Ward End where you can join the number 11 route; or take the 97 or 97a which will drop you at Stetchford Police Station.
The nearest train station is Stetchford Station.
By Big Brum Buz
Enjoy a ride on the Big Brum Open Top Buz and discover Birmingham's unique community museums on the first Sunday of the month from May to October 2012.
- Tolkien and Tudors - visit Sarehole Mill and Blakesley Hall - 6th May, 1st July and 2nd September
- Manufactories and Mansions - visit Aston Hall, Soho House, the Pen Room - 3rd June, 5th August, 7th October
First bus departs at 11.30am from Victoria Square. For more information and to view the timetable please visit Birmingham Tours. Tickets cost £3.00 for adults and are free for children. No pre-booking available, first come first served.
Community museums will be free of charge on these dates.