Things to do
There’s a wealth of fun things to explore in Sandwell.
Unexpected, perhaps, but they all add up to a range of green spaces to discover – from our ‘jewel in the crown’ Sandwell Valley in West Bromwich to nature reserves dotted all over the borough.
And then we have a variety of other leisure time opportunities to explore from shopping, places to eat and stay and historic museums, landmarks and attractions.
Whether your interests lie in walking, birdwatching, sports or just being in the great outdoors, you are sure to find something to do in the award-winning Sandwell Valley Country Park.
We're proud to have 11 Green Flag-awarded parks and green spaces offering lots for you and your family to enjoy. Explore the natural beauty of our parks, countryside and farms.
Sandwell's museum service has a range of different sites - all full of surprises - across the borough. Most of them are free to visit, hosting a range of activities and experiences for you to discover.
Walking and cycle trails
Explore Sandwell by walking the borough's extensive network of canals and open spaces. There's also an excellent cycling network and all tourist destinations have cycle parking facilities.
Nature Reserves are special places for wildlife and give people the chance to get close to nature, and increase their enjoyment and understanding of the natural world.
Sandwell libraries are busy community hubs offering much more than just borrowing books. They are used by community groups, for art exhibitions, craft clubs, children’s holiday activities, for gigs, drama and dance.
A free interactive online listings guide designed for young people by young people. Registered users can post reviews and comments, make new friends, and publish their own events.
West Bromwich Albion
WBA were one of the founding members of the Football League in 1888. Get all the latest news and details of up-coming fixtures on the club's official site.