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The Museum of the Jewellery Quarter

Smith & Pepper Factory Workshop - Birmingham Museums


75-80 Vyse Street
B18 6HA


Tel : +44 0121 554 3598

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A 'time capsule' jewellery factory, little changed from 1914 and left undisturbed after closure is brought back to life. Meet our team of guides who take you through the factory and help you to discover the skills involved in jewellery manufacture. A purpose-built visitor centre tells the 200-year history of Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter and provides information and full access for disabled visitors. Tearoom, shop (selling an excellent selection of Birmingham-made contemporary jewellery), changing temporary exhibitions and a lively events progamme.

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By Road

Nearest major road is M6/M5. Take the A38(M) for Birmingham city centre, proceed over flyover, exit to the left lane (not down the tunnel), take the A41 exit on roundabout. At 2nd set of traffic lights turn left to Vyse Street. From M5 follow signs Jewellery Qtr.

By Public Transport

Nearest station is Birmingham Jewellery Quarter. Turn left out of station, cross over Hylton Street - the museum is on the opposite side.

Smith & Pepper Factory Workshop - Birmingham Museums
Smith & Pepper Factory Workshop - Birmingham Museums

The Museum of the Jewellery Quarter facilities include:

  • In town/city centre
  • Smoking not permitted
  • Demonstrations given
  • Guided tours available for groups
  • Guided tours compulsory for groups
  • Guided tours compulsory for individuals
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Suitable for families
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
  • Visa accepted
  • Café/restaurant
  • Groups accepted
  • Max group size
  • Min group size
  • Special group rates
  • Toilets
  • Print in foreign languages

The Museum of the Jewellery Quarter accessibility includes:

  • Ramp/level access
  • Toilets for disabled visitors
  • All areas accessible to disabled visitors
  • Facilities for visually impaired visitors
  • Service dogs permitted (eg guide dogs)
  • Audible alarm system
  • Clear signage throughout attraction, eg colour contrast, large letters, pictograms
  • Level access, ramp or lift to a public toilet
  • Level access, ramp or lift to a public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
  • Level access, ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • Level access, ramp or lift to gift shop
  • Level access, ramp or lift to ticket issuing point

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