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Black Country Living Museum

Visit the award-winning Black Country Living Museum and join in with 300 years of history like no other. One of the most extraordinary open-air museums in the UK, the Museum immerses visitors into the sights, sounds, smells and tastes of the past. Explore original period shops and houses and meet the Museum’s costumed characters along the way - they’ll explain what it was like to live and work in one of the world’s most heavily industrialised landscapes.

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Dudley Canal Trust (Trips) Ltd

Discover 428 million years of history in just 45 minutes on an underground boat trip narrated by our skippers through a unique subterranean landscape.

Exterior of Dudley Museum and Art Gallery

Dudley Museum and Art Gallery

Permanent display in Geological gallery, also changing exhibition programme, including items from collection.

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Galton Valley Canal Heritage Centre

Thomas Telford's 1820's masterpiece in cast iron reputed to be the longest single span canal bridge still in existence. Also canal building by Brindley, Smeaton and Telford.

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New Art Gallery

The New Art Gallery Walsall offers an exiting contemporary and historic exhibition programme alongside the permanent display, the Garman Ryan Collection.

Red House Glass Cone

Red House Glass Cone

Lying in the heart of the Stourbridge glassmaking industry, the Red House Glass Cone was built at the end of the 18th century and was used for the manufacture of glass until 1936. Reaching 100 feet, Glass Cones within the Stourbridge area were commonplace. Today, it is the only complete Glass Cone in the area and one of only four left in the United Kingdom. With the aid of film, free audio guides, exhibits and live demonstrations, you can now explore the Cone's 200 years of glassmaking history. The cone has a large gift shop and is also home to a number of designer-maker studios. Glassmaking demonstrations take place from 1.30pm-3.30pm weekends, during school holidays and for pre-booked groups. Guided tours are available for a small charge and they must be booked in advance. The recently opened the Red Cone Coffee House offers an extensive menu including freshly ground coffee, real Belgian hot chocolate and a menu for children.

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Royal Air Force Museum Cosford

Transport, Research & Development, Warplanes, Missiles and Areo-Engine collections. Also an art gallery, temporary exhibition gallery and interactives in our Fun 'n' Flight area. Gift shop, restaurant and flight simulator £2.50 a ride.

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Ruskin Glass Centre

Glass and design studios for traditional and contemporary makers including glassblowing, glass cutting and antique glass repairs. Glasshouse studio theatre with full cultural programme throughout the year.

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Sandwell Park Farm Visitors Centre

Restored 19thC working farm with livestock breeds of the period, traditional farming methods, displays and exhibitions. Also tearooms and Victorian kitchen garden.

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Stourbridge Navigation Trust, Bonded Warehouse

Restored warehouse featuring visible timbers, cast-iron columns, overhanging loading bays, semi-circular end set in a cobbled street environment. Canalside.

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