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Summer Staycation at Bromwich Hall – Summer fun for all ages .
20 July at 10:00 am to 31 August at 5:00 pmvaried
Open Tuesdays and Saturdays 10am-1pm with the grounds remaining open until 4pm on Tuesdays – No need to book to visit the site but some activities and craft bags must be pre-booked. Discover 750 years of human stories at this amazing 13th century building once at the heart of the medieval manor of West Bromwich. Entry free but there may be some charges for events.
Visit www.sandwell.gov.uk/joininmuseums for information about visiting or call 0121 588 2985 for follow us on Facebook or Twitter @sandwellmuseums
visit https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/sandwell-museums-and-arts for booking tickets for activities.
Pirates & Mermaids at Bromwich Hall
Saturday 24 July 10am-1pm – Follow our trails and quizzes around the grounds and take home a themed craft bag* (*cost and pre-booking applies)
Tipitina at Bromwich Hall for the Birmingham, Sandwell & Westside Jazz Festival- Saturday 24, 2pm –– Join us in the grounds of Bromwich Hall with an afternoon of Tipitina, a hugely talented combo delivering the red hot and rocking music from the New Orleans of Dr John, James Booker, Professor Longhair and Fats Domino. This event will take place in the grounds (weather permitting) so please feel free to bring your own seating and refreshments to enjoy during the performance. (Pre-booking required)
Tuesday 27 July 10am-2pm – Ahoy There! Sail down to Bromwich Hall to take part in our Jolly Roger trail around the grounds, make your own pirate hook as part of our free craft of the day or take home a themed craft bag* (*cost and pre-booking applies)
Wednesday 28 July – Join Wolf Blackheart as he tells you the story of his journey to Scarlet Cove. Hear how he met and escaped the clutches of the sirens; beautiful maidens who hide a deadly secret! Sessions at 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm & 3pm £4 per child, £1 per adult (Pre-Booking required)
Into the Wild at Bromwich Hall
Saturday 31 July, 10am-1pm- Follow our trails and quizzes around the grounds and take home a themed craft bag* (*cost and pre-booking applies)
Insect Safari – Saturday 31 July, 11:30am & 2pm – A fantastical performance celebrating everything that creeps and crawls – featuring puppets, music and a whole lot of bugs! FREE ENTRY. This event will take place in the grounds (weather permitting) so please feel free to bring your own seating and refreshments to enjoy during the performance. (Pre-booking required)
Tuesday 3 August, 1am-2pm – Unleash your wild side at Bromwich Hall and explore our animal zones throughout the grounds! Meet the t-rex in our Jurassic Zone, or discover what lies in the mini-beast zone. Become a hunter & gatherer and create a pair of binoculars or an imagination camera as part of our free craft of the day, or take home a themed craft bag* (cost and pre-booking applies)
Circus Fun at Bromwich Hall
Saturday 7 August 10am-1pm – Follow our trails and quizzes around the grounds and take home a themed craft bag* (*cost and pre-booking applies)
Tuesday 10 August 10am-2pm – Roll Up Roll Up! It’s time for some circus fun at Bromwich Hall! Have a go at some of our circus activities, create your own egg clown face as part of our free craft of the day, or follow our trails, quizzes and activities around the grounds! You can even watch a magic show*, book onto a balloon masterclass* or take home a themed craft bag* (*cost and pre-booking applies) Magic Show at 10:30am & 1pm, Balloon masterclass at 11:45am £2.00 per child, £1.00 per adult
Wednesday 11 August, 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1:45pm, 2:45pm- Join us for a dazzling array of circus skills led by Primary Workshops! This engaging session has been devised to encourage children’s skills in an energetic and exciting way using a variety of equipment such as diablo, spinning plates, juggle balls plus much more! £4.50 per child, £1.00 per adult (pre-booking required)
Fairies & Goblins
Saturday 14 August 10am-1pm. Follow our trails and quizzes around the grounds and take home a themed craft bag* (*costs and pre-booking applied)
Tuesday 17 August 10am-2pm – Do you believe in Fairies? We do, and they’re waiting to be discovered at Bromwich Hall! Join Professor Calculus Black from the Wolsbane Wizard academy and explore the grounds on his hunt for all things mythical* or follow our trail to discover who stole the fairy dust. Visit our fairy houses and collect items to make your own Leaf Person as part of our free craft of the day or take home a themed craft bag* (*cost and pre-booking applies) Fairy Hunt 10:30am, 11:45am, 1pm, £2.00 per child £1.00 per adult (pre-booking required)
Sports’ Week at Bromwich Hall
Saturday 21 August 10am-1pm – Join in our trails, quiz & craft bags* (*cost and pre-booking applies)
West Bromwich Foodstival- Sunday 22 August 10am-6pm- Are you ready for a mouth-watering taste sensation? This is going to be a fantastic opportunity to sample some of the best foods around, followed by tempting treats and tongue tingling delicious drinks! A perfect day out for all the family, with live music, a kids zone and family entertainment! Please note, this day is organised by Pick n Mix Events. Charges may apply call for details.
Tuesday 24 August 10am-2pm – On your marks…get set…GO! Run, hop or jump along to Bromwich Hall for a sports day in the grounds. There will be activities to test your skills throughout the day and races at 10:30am, 11:45am & 1pm including a grown-ups only race at 11:45!
Wednesday 25 August, 10-10:45, 11-11:45, 12-12:45, 1:45-2:30, 2:45-3:30 Immerse yourself in the spirit of the Sports Week and take part in our unique and exciting Olympic Dance Workshop where all children will learn the traditional and spectacular dances from around the globe. £4.50 per child £1.00 per adult (pre-booking required)
Teds & Tots at Bromwich Hall
Saturday 28 August 10am-1pm- Join in our trails, quiz & craft bags* (*cost and pre-booking applies)
Shakespeare in Sandwell – Henry V – Saturday 28 August 5pm– The Festival Players are back! Follow the charismatic King Henry the Fifth in this stirring tale of leadership, bravery, humour, and love; two hours of exhilarating entertainment for a Summer’s evening with The Festival Players. This event will take place in the grounds (weather permitting) so please feel free to bring your own seating and refreshments to enjoy during the performance. £14 adults, £12 concessions (pre-booking required) http://www.thefestivalplayers.co.uk/tour
Tots in Museums – Hartbeeps Baby Rave- Sunday 29 August 11am- Join us on the beach for a swimmingly good time for children under 5 years! We will be bringing you a baby rock cafe session with stations for you and your little ones to dress up, engage in play and have lots of fun together. We will then end our fantastic session with an awesome beach themed Rave!!! Tickets will be released after the next government announcement on 19th July! Visit Hartbeeps Sandwell on Facebook for information. Please note this event is organised by Hartbeeps Sandwell and.
Tots in Museums – Tuesday 31 August 10am-2pm- Join Chelsea at Hartbeeps Sandwell for an adventure with the Ted’s at tea time! With puppets, parachutes, dress up and lots of props we will take you and your Ted’s for a very special tea party. With sessions suitable from birth all the way to 5 years we unlock your child’s imagination and make believe through mini interactive productions and original soundtracks that adults and children will love! 10:30am- Newborn to sitting, 11:45am- Confident Sitters to first wobbly steps, 1:00am – Confident walkers to 5 years and their siblings £4.00 per child, £1.00 per adult (pre-booking required)