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Museum of the Jewellery Quarter

75-80 Vyse Street | Hockley, Birmingham B18 6HA, England
+44 121 348 8140
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very intersting i used to work in the jewellery quarter

just down vyse street not far from metro station. look in the reception are and see the jewellery... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
balawaya
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Mr &Mrs Williams

Very interesting learnt a lot would be must for anyone interested in jewellery ,It is well worth a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
wenwil3
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Discover the skill of the jeweller's craft and enjoy a unique tour of an original jewellery factory, which traces the 200-year history of the ancient crafting skills that made Birmingham the centre of the British jewellery industry.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:30 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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75-80 Vyse Street | Hockley, Birmingham B18 6HA, England
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+44 121 348 8140
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Reviewed 1 week ago

just down vyse street not far from metro station. look in the reception are and see the jewellery that is for sale then take the tour of the jewellery through the ages.birmingham has a long history of jewellery making of while in birmingham its a...More

Thank balawaya
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very interesting learnt a lot would be must for anyone interested in jewellery ,It is well worth a visit.

Thank wenwil3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would definitely recommend this place for everyone who loves to dive deep into the history before wondering around the Jewellery Quarter. It's won't take a lot of time but definitely will leave nice memories and emotions. Special thanks to Carl who made the tour...More

Thank Ksenia A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very worthwhile excursion from the City Centre. We went by tram and were there in about 10 minutes from the Centre of the City.The general museum is free but do go on the guided tour £8.00 to the adjoining Smith & Pepper...More

Thank LAURENCE D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upstairs is an informative lay out of the trade and downstairs you get to see an actual work place. It's like the place is still a jewellery work shop.

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent the tour was well worth doing. The guide was very informative and made the museum come to life

Thank GeraldineHelena
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great little museum - where you really get a sense of the people who worked in the jewellery industry in days gone by. Brendan our tour guide was really knowledgeable about the old factory and we had plenty of time to see...More

Thank Carolyn C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The renewed Birmingham hosts many delights and this is one of them. Well worth the trip out from the centre - the area has been gentrified with many bars and restaurants. A fascinating glimpse into a lost industry and a family who ran it in...More

Thank DaveThomasLeicester
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited the Museum of the Jewellery Quarter in July 2016. I stayed at the Bloc Hotel and walked around the neighborhood which felt like a village and I was amazed at all the specialized jewelry shops. After an English Breakfast, I walked over to...More

Thank LATravelMama
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very interesting place that provides a view into a craft during a bygone age that I knew little about. Carl was a very knowledgeable guide (..and patient too, as I was suffering dizzy spells due to the heat..). Understandably the focus is on the...More

Thank Frank F
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kaleesie987
7 March 2017|
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Response from Rachel W | Property representative |
Hello, how can we help? I only post about the Museum of the Jewellery Quarter, and this site has received overwhelmingly positive reviews, and has recently won the 'Best Told Story' in the Visit England Awards for the second... More
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davewestyorkshire
13 November 2015|
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Response from Rachel W | Property representative |
Hi, sorry for the delay in replying. It is possible to walk from New Street, but it would take at least 20 - 25 minutes. If you prefer you could catch another train from Snow Hill Station which takes you straight to the... More
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PAULfITZY
8 October 2015|
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The cost of a heritage tour and entrance to the upstairs galleries is £7 per person. We are closed on Sundays and Mondays, but open all other days between 10.30am - 5.00pm. Please feel free to give us a call if you would... More
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