West Bromwich

West Bromwich

Oak House Museum: a farmer’s half-timbered house built in the 17th century

Events in August
7-11 Tolkein 2019
10 Tea with Oscar Wilde
14 World Calligraphy Day
30-1 Sep Moseley Folk & Art Festival
31 Rice Festival

Exhibitions
to 27 Aug Writing: Making your Mark
to 1 Sep Historic Heroes
to 1 Sep Body Image & the Self
to 1 Sep The Paper Museum of Cassiano dal Pozzo
to 8 Sep The Face of Fashion
to 8 Sep Lady Barber’s Life & Legacy
to 29 Sep Home of Metal presents Black Sabbath 50 Years
to 27 Oct Collecting Birmingham: Objects & Oral Histories
to 15 Mar 2020 A Tale of Two Empires: Rome & Persia
to 31 Dec A Stitch in Time

What to see
You’ll find accounts of Birmingham’s tourist attractions in Towns of Two Halves (and of 91 other places: order the book now for £8 from info@townsof2halves.co.uk). Links to West Bromwich’s attractions are:
Black Country Living Museum
Oak House Museum
Sandwell Valley Country Park
See the Birmingham page for the city as a whole. For additional information plus shopping, eating out etc there’s Visit Birmingham.

Sandwell Valley Country Park: working farms, trails, leisure facilities and heritage features, just a mile from West Bromwich