Due to the current Coronavirus outbreak, many attractions are closed and event organisers are cancelling or postponing their events. While we will try to update the information on this site as much as possible, we cannot guarantee to have all the information we would like. Therefore we urge you to check the latest information on the attraction or event’s website or Facebook pages, and to contact them before travelling to avoid disappointment.
One of the finest and largest open-air museums in the UK. Twenty six acres worth exploring, with a village and charismatic residents to chat with. Trams to ride, games to play, things being made and stories to hear. Exhibits include canal boats and boatyard. Coal fired bakery, chain making shop, 19th century housing and chapel, a 3ft 6in. gauge electric tramway. Full size working replica of the 1712 Newcomen engine (operated occasionally), colliery steam winding engine and underground mining experience.
Address: Tipton Road Dudley West Midlands DY1 4SQ
Open Days & Times
Daily: 17 May-Oct. Wed-Sun 1-28 Nov, 6-19 Dec. Mon-Wed, Sat-Sun 29 Nov-5 Dec. 20-24, 27-31 Dec. 1000-1600. Visit website for more details and advance booking.
- By Bus: frequent
- By Rail: Tipton / 1 mile
- Souvenir Shop
- Full disabled access