We have experienced educational guides, all CRB checked, to help you make the most of your school visit.
Ideally suited for these Key Stage 1 and 2 National Curriculum themes
Geography (Year 2) - Unit 4: "Going to the seaside"
History (Year 1/2) - Unit 3: "What were seaside holidays like in the past?"
History (Year 3/4) - Unit 9: "What was it like for children in the Second World War?"
History (Year 3/4) - Unit 18: "What was it like to live here in the past?"
History (Year 5/6) - Unit 13: "How has life in Britain changed since 1948?"
FREE if booked before April 1st. Send an email now to firstname.lastname@example.org or request more details
Normally £60 for up to 50 children, then £1 per head above 50. Teachers and other adults looking after the children are free.
Meet and greet for your party
Introductory video presentation
Experienced Museum guides
Role play and activities as per your requirements
Full access to The Power Hall exhibition and vehicle displays
(Other halls may be open by prior arrangement)
Picnic area and cafe (soft drinks/crisps/biscuits only)
Museum gift shop
All visits can be tailored to meet the needs of your party and the age range concerned.
OPTIONAL MINIATURE TRAIN RIDE :
For an additional charge of £40 the children and their carers can enjoy rides behind a miniature steam locomotive.
OPTIONAL VINTAGE BUS RIDE :
For an additional charge of £40 per trip, a ride of about 20 minutes round the lanes near the Museum in an classic bus is a fun evocation of the past and brings the exhibits to life. Please note that our buses are not fitted with seat belts.
Shorter or longer rides can be provided, please state your requirements and we will be happy to quote.
OPTIONAL COLLECT, DELIVER AND RETURN BY VINTAGE BUS:
As a licensed bus operator we are able to offer this facility within a limited distance from the museum. For schools within a 25 mile radius, the charge is £150. Other distances are subject to a separate quotation, please ask for details.
Please note that our buses are not fitted with seat belts.
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From M42 J3, go north on A435 towards Birmingham until 1st island (Becketts Restaurant), sign posted from this point.
Left at island into Middle Lane; left again into Chapel Lane, right at former church; museum straight ahead.
By Public Transport:
Occasionally the museum operates its own bus from the Alexander Theatre, central Birmingham, on major event days.
: 3 miles from Wythall station
- Baby changing facilities
- Coach parties accepted
- Credit cards accepted (no fee)
- Disabled access
- Disabled toilets
- Education/study area
- Facilities for groups
- Facilities for educational visits
- Gift shop
- On-site light refreshments
- Picnic site
- Public toilets
- Regional Tourist Board Member
- Accepts groups
- Children welcome
- Disabled access
- Dogs accepted