This weekend at Birmingham Museums
3rd August 2012
Did you know that many of our museums offer free admission on the first weekend of the month (Saturday or Sunday depending on venue)? You can also enjoy a wide range of fascinating events and activities for all the family at all of our sites this weekend, including the ever-popular Big Brum History Buz.
Saturday 4th August
Free admission to the Museum of the Jewellery Quarter
10.30am – 4pm
Sunday 5th August
Free admission to Aston Hall, Blakesley Hall , Soho House and Sarehole Mill
12noon – 4pm
At Sarehole Mill you will also get a chance to meet Mick the Miller and let him give you an insight into his age-old craft.
Big Brum History Buz
Also on Sunday the Big Brum History Buz will be running its ‘Manufactories and Mansions’ open-top guided bus service to Aston Hall, Soho House and the Pen Room Museum.
First bus 11.30 from Victoria Square.
Tickets: £3 adults, children free. No prebooking available.
Manufactories and Mansions Timetable Sunday 5th August 2012:
- Victoria Square 11.30, 13.15, 14.30, 15.45 - Last bus is a drop off only bus
- Aston Hall 11.45, 13.30, 14.45, 16.00
- Soho House 12.05, 13.50, 15.10, 16.20
- Pen Room 12.15, 14.00, 15.20, 16.30 - Last bus back to Edmund Street
Timings may vary due to unavoidable circumstances with an estimate of 20 minutes between pick up stops.
Community Museums will be FREE OF CHARGE on these dates.
Operated by Birmingham Tours.
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