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admission tickets

General museum admission

  • Valid for unlimited daytime admission for 12 months (see opening times).
  • BCLM Unchained Annual Pass is not valid for evening events or courses and cannot be purchased or used in conjunction with any other offer.


Locksmiths Forge Experience 19
A "hands on" experience of Blacksmithing under the experienced guidance of our Locksmith Demonstrator.

Please note this event is not at Black Country Living Museum, and takes place at: The Locksmith's House, 54 New Road, Willenhall, WV13 2DA
Sat 21 September 2019 10:00AM Locksmith's Forge Experience
Sat 12 October 2019 10:00AM Locksmith's Forge Experience
Sat 16 November 2019 10:00AM Locksmith's Forge Experience


YACC 2019
Take part in our holiday club exploring the past*

For ages 8-15
Wed 30 October 2019 12:30PM Young Archaeologists' and Curators' Club



A study day exploring the distinctive and fascinating buildings and structures of our man-made waterways.

Further details to be confirmed.
Sat 21 September 2019 9:00AM Canals and their Architecture: A canal study day


World Alzheimer's Day
Join us on World Alzheimer’s Day
Sat 21 September 2019 10:00AM World Alzheimer's Day


Family Workshop: Canal Art 19
Come and learn the traditional techniques of canal art in a fun and friendly atmosphere.

For family members of all ages and generations.
Sat 21 September 2019 1:30PM Family Workshop: Canal Art


Halloween Nights 2019
Bring the family for a frightfully fun evening of entertainment as you trick or treat your way around the Museum. Make sure to dress up - you might win a prize for the best-dressed ghoul!
Fri 25 October 2019 6:30PM Halloween Nights
Sat 26 October 2019 6:30PM Halloween Nights
Wed 30 October 2019 6:30PM Halloween Nights
Thu 31 October 2019 6:30PM Halloween Nights


Horrible Histories 2019
Explore the Horrible Willenhall Histories of the Locksmith's House and take part in our spooky themed trail around the house.
Please note this event is not at Black Country Living Museum, and takes place at: The Locksmith’s House, Willenhall, WV13 2DA.
Sat 26 October 2019 11:00AM Willenhall Horrible Histories
Sat 26 October 2019 11:30AM Willenhall Horrible Histories
Sat 26 October 2019 12:00PM Willenhall Horrible Histories
Sat 26 October 2019 12:30PM Willenhall Horrible Histories
Sat 26 October 2019 1:00PM Willenhall Horrible Histories
Sat 26 October 2019 1:30PM Willenhall Horrible Histories
Sat 26 October 2019 2:00PM Willenhall Horrible Histories


Family Candle Making 2019
Join us and have a go at creating a jar candle using coloured soya blocks and by adding candle scents.
Sun 27 October 2019 10:00AM Family Workshop: Candle Making
Sun 27 October 2019 1:30PM Family Workshop: Candle Making


Family Workshop: Glass Fusion
Create your very own hand made fused glass Christmas tree decorations and unique gifts for friends and family.
Sun 10 November 2019 10:00AM Family Workshop Glass Fusion
Sun 10 November 2019 1:30PM Family Workshop Glass Fusion


Audio Tour - The Aromas
Visit Emile Doo's and discover his amazing treatments - it's a one stop shop for all of your ailments and remedies.

Come and explore our Audio Descriptive tours with one of our trained costume demonstrators exploring Black Country history through touch and handling experiences.

All of our British Sign Language and Audio Descriptive tours are free to Unchained Annual Pass holders – if you already have an UnChained Annual Pass, you will still need to book your place by emailing at salesandticketing@bclm.com.

If you haven’t got an UnChained Pass Ticket, please select the tour date you wish to book and continue to purchase your ticket as normal. All full price tickets will automatically grant you 12 month’ unlimited daytime visits.

Note: Why not make the most of your visit and arrive when we open at 10am and meet us in the Main visitor reception at 2pm.
Sat 16 November 2019 2:00PM Audio Descriptive tour - The Aromas of Emile Doo's The Chemist


Family Copper Xmas Decs 2019
Come and make your own wonderful Christmas copper creations.
Sun 17 November 2019 1:30PM Family Copper Christmas Decorations


Locksmiths Edwardian 2019
Experience an Edwardian style Christmas at our sister Museum, The Locksmith's House in Willenhall.

Please note this event is NOT at Black Country Living Museum, and takes place at: The Locksmith’s House, Willenhall, WV13 2DA
Thu 5 December 2019 7:00PM Christmas at Home with the Edwardians
Fri 6 December 2019 7:00PM Christmas at Home with the Edwardians
Sat 7 December 2019 7:00PM Christmas at Home with the Edwardians


Christmas Nights
Experience the Museum at its festive best at our Christmas Nights. Take a seasonal stroll through the Museum’s gas-lit streets, visit the houses being prepared for the season and immerse yourself into a festive atmosphere.

Fri 6 December 2019 6:30PM Christmas Nights
Sat 7 December 2019 6:30PM Christmas Nights
Fri 13 December 2019 6:30PM Christmas Nights
Sat 14 December 2019 6:30PM Christmas Nights
Fri 20 December 2019 6:30PM Christmas Nights
Sat 21 December 2019 6:30PM Christmas Nights


Locksmiths Xmas Crafts 2019
Join us at our sister Museum, The Locksmith's House in Willenhall for a morning of traditional crafts inspired by the Victorian and Edwardian era.

Please note this event is NOT at Black Country Living Museum, and takes place at: The Locksmith’s House, Willenhall, WV13 2DA
Wed 11 December 2019 10:00AM Christmas Craft Day at The Locksmith's House


Audio Descriptive Christmas
Join us for an audio descriptive tour looking at Christmas in the Home
Sat 14 December 2019 2:00PM Audio Descriptive Christmas in the Home


Locksmiths Festive Fun Day 19
Step back in time and see what Christmas was like for the Hodson family at our sister Museum – The Locksmith’s House in Willenhall

Tickets will go on sale at 10am on Mon 2 Sep
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Please note this event is NOT at Black Country Living Museum, and takes place at: The Locksmith’s House, Willenhall, WV13 2DA
Sun 15 December 2019 11:00AM The Locksmith's House - Festive Fun Day
Sun 15 December 2019 11:30AM The Locksmith's House - Festive Fun Day
Sun 15 December 2019 12:00PM The Locksmith's House - Festive Fun Day
Sun 15 December 2019 12:30PM The Locksmith's House - Festive Fun Day
Sun 15 December 2019 1:00PM The Locksmith's House - Festive Fun Day
Sun 15 December 2019 1:30PM The Locksmith's House - Festive Fun Day
Sun 15 December 2019 2:00PM The Locksmith's House - Festive Fun Day