West Midlands

Properties and events in West Midlands

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A Celebration of Creativity - Earlsdon Methodist Church

Earlsdon Methodist Church, Albany Road, Coventry, West Midlands, CV5 6NF
In person
Pre-booking not required

An exhibition of arts/crafts from the congregation and local community in our 100 year old building

Acocks Green Heritage Trail

Warwick Road, Acocks Green, Birmingham, West Midlands, B27 6RH
In person
Pre-booking required

Explore local heritage in Acocks Green in this guided walk.

Aldridge Transport Museum

Aston Manor Road Transport Museum, Shenstone Drive, Aldridge, West Midlands, WS9 8TP
In person
Pre-booking not required

Primarily a commercial road transport museum with emphasis on buses but many other vehicular exhibits and artefacts to see as well.

Austin Village Tour

Northfield Conservative Club, The Mill Walk, Northfield, Birmingham, West Midlands, B31 4HL
In person
Pre-booking required

Join us for a guided walk through the Austin Village, a model village built by Herbert Austin.

Bagot's Castle

Bagot's Castle, Church Road, Baginton, Coventry, West Midlands, CV8 3AR
In person
Pre-booking not required

14 Century ruin set in a 19-acre site, woodland paths, river walks and ponds. Picnic area overlooking the castle monument and benches along river walk. Trails and activities for children, our 6 Bagot Goat & reconstructed 18th Century Summerhouse.

Birmingham Honey Show - Winterbourne House & Garden

University of Birmingham, Winterbourne House & Garden, 58 Edgbaston Park Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B15 2RT
In person
Pre-booking not required

Join us for free for a weekend to celebrate all things Bees and Honey.

Bond's Hospital

Quadrangle of Bonds Hospital, Hill Street, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 4AX
In person
Pre-booking not required

A Grade II Listed building with a section of the City Wall in its garden, which provides sheltered accommodation for the elderly.

Bournville Carillon. Part of Bournville Heritage Open Day

Bournville Junior School, Linden Road, Bournville, Birmingham, West Midlands, B30 1JY
In person
Pre-booking required

An opportunity to see and hear the carillon being played live and to enjoy panoramic views across Bournville Village.

Bournville Model Boat Club (part of Bournville Heritage Open Day 2024)

Valley Parkway, Bournville Lane, Bournville, Birmingham, West Midlands, B30 1QS
In person
Pre-booking not required

Visitors will see a wide assortment of yachts and model boats in action on the water. A number of radio-controlled yachts and boats will be available for visitors to sail.

Bournville Quaker Meeting House (part of Bournville Heritage Open Day 2024)

Bournville Friends Meeting House, 65 Linden Road, Bournville, Birmingham, West Midlands, B30 1JT
In person
Pre-booking not required

Visit an unusually elaborate Quaker Meeting House and the only one housing an organ. George and Richard Cadbury put their faith into action as they built their new chocolate factory and the pioneering village beyond the boundaries of the city centre.

Bournville Sports Crown Green Bowls Club

Bournville Sports Crown Green Bowls Club, Mary Vale Road, Bournville, Birmingham, West Midlands, B30 2DH
In person
Pre-booking not required

Visit the oldest sporting club in Bournville and come have a go at Crown Green Bowls.

Bournville Village Primary school (part of Bournville Heritage Open Day 2024)

Linden Road (entrance via Woodbrooke Road), Bournville, Birmingham, West Midlands, B30 1JY
In person
Pre-booking not required

Bournville Village Primary School is at the heart of Bournville. The school is full of Arts and Crafts design and frescoes depicting scenes from the school and the local area.

Brandwood End Cemetery-'Who Lies Beneath'

Brandwood End Cemetery, Woodthorpe Rd, Kings Heath, Birmingham, West Midlands, B14 6EH
In person
Pre-booking not required

Introducing a new memorial stone. Who are the people buried in our Civilian Garden of Remembrance and what do we know about them?

Bromwich Hall Alive - medieval Mayhem - medieval encampment at Bromiwch Hall

Manor House, Hall Green Road, West Bromwich, West Midlands, B71 2EA
In person
Pre-booking not required

Join us for a weekend travelling back to the 1400s with knights, ladies and peasants! Join in knight school and learn to be a soldier, join in a medieval dance, learn about food and medicine and clothes, with activities for young visitors

Cadbury Archives, Mondelez International (part of Bournville Heritage Open Day 2024)

Mondelez International, Bournville Lane, Bournville, Birmingham, West Midlands, B30 2HP
In person
Pre-booking required

The Cadbury Archives are a rich treasure trove of material relating to the history of the Cadbury business. The Archives contain documents dating back to 1842 and extensive packaging and advertising collections.

Castle Bromwich Village History - Walk back in time

Arden Hall, Water Orton Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B36 9PB
In person
Pre-booking not required

Photographs of Castle Bromwich dating back many years, Newspaper cuttings of events which took place. History books of the area. All will be displayed to view. Hot and Cold refreshments on the day.

Central Hall Methodist Church, Walsall

Central Hall Buildings, Ablewell Street, Walsall, West Midlands, WS1 2EQ
In person
Pre-booking not required

Discover Central Hall Methodist Church this Heritage Open Days.

Church of the Ascension, Hall Green

93B School Road, Hall Green, Birmingham, West Midlands, B28 8JQ
In person
Pre-booking not required

A chance to look around this beautiful Church, consecrated in 1704 and a place of Christian worship to this day.

Concert Hall, Mondelez International (part of Bournville Heritage Open Day 2024)

Mondelez International, Bournville Lane, Bournville, Birmingham, West Midlands, B30 2HP
In person
Pre-booking not required

The Concert Hall is a unique space within the Mondelez International main office block at Bournville. Opened by Cadbury in 1927, it was used by many of the Bournville Works clubs and societies for performances.

Coombe Abbey Park

Coombe Abbey Park, Brinklow Road, Binley, Coventry, West Midlands, CV3 2AB
In person
Pre-booking not required

A self guided walk around the park exploring how different people have had an influence over the landscape.