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A really informative and interesting day out for all the family. We spent all day wandering around... read more

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Rachel T
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Redruth, United Kingdom
Great day out for all the family, regardless of the ages!

Fantastic day out, and the great thing, your ticket is valid for a whole year from when you visit... read more

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Tony C
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Covering 26 acres of former industrial land, Black Country Living Museum is uniquely placed to tell the story of the creation of the world’s first industrial landscape. Over fifty authentic shops, houses and workshops have been carefully...more
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Tipton Road, Dudley DY1 4SQ, England
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Reviewed today

A really informative and interesting day out for all the family. We spent all day wandering around the site there is certainly plenty to do. The ticket lasts 12 months so we will definitely be visiting again when we are up from Cornwall.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Rachel T
Reviewed yesterday

Fantastic day out, and the great thing, your ticket is valid for a whole year from when you visit so you can go back again for free!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tony C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Decided to put the shoe on the other foot today and come here as a visitor with my friends and I was not disappointed. Coming to the 1940s was a real treat for all the family with loads to see and do and everyone was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

good family day out lots to see lots of interesting people explain how people lived in the past children will find it very intresting

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We loved visiting this place. It was as if we had slipped through a time warp back into the past. People were all very authentic and pleasant. We would visit again.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Suzanne H
Reviewed 2 days ago

This museum is amazing. A terrific way of showing children how things used to be. The staff/volunteers in costume explaining the lives of the people that lived in the cottages makes it all very real. The mine tour was very well done too. Fish &...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Gregory S
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited on Sunday 17th March as a family of 3 - we were able to use our Tesco Vouchers which meant entry was virtually free. It would have cost almost £50 without these vouchers so a huge saving! We arrived early which meant we...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Redsaile
Reviewed 4 days ago

This Christmas extravaganza had been booked for ages - Christmas in the oldentimes. I had been before and knew that the museum was interesting and i was looking forward to seeing an old fashioned Christmas. What a disappointment, It was freezing cold and there was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Romanlady7
CatherineF2468, Manager at Black Country Living Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi there, Thank you for sharing your feedback. We are sorry that you did not enjoy your experience during your visit in our Christmas season. Please be assured that we take all visitor feedback seriously and we are very sorry to hear about your disappointment....More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Love the smell when entering from the coal fires, looks like a little village , old sweet shops and fish & chips to make ur mouth water ! Expensive YES..!! But worth it . Will be returning once weather warms up

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank happyjue30
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my partner had a average day at the living country museum, we had a great day but would only recommend this place for family’s ...not for couples or anybody older than 16. We found our way round and did everything we wanted to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Katie R
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Chrishutton50
23 February 2019|
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Response from twinmummyX | Reviewed this property |
You can buy the token by card from the gift shop x
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19 December 2018|
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Response from Techexpert | Reviewed this property |
Premier Inn and Travelodge both have new hotels close to the museum (less than one mile away), whilst there is also a Village Hotel behind the Premier Inn. We have stayed at the Premier Inn and Village and both are fine for... More
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emmajune86
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Response from Keith B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry cannot answer the question as we did not visit this part of the exhibition. If you contact them I am sure they will respond quickly.
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