The Centre welcomes Group Visits, which are preferred on our non-open days of Monday – Wednesday. We can cater for up to thirty people and a typical session would go like this:-
Depending on the length of time you wish to stay with us we can add in other topics such as a guided tour of the nearby High Street area or comprehensive discussion based on our replica air raid shelter, or any particular topic that your Group may require.
We can also offer a one hour Powerpoint talk on a variety of subjects such as:-
The cost depends on what you wish in your package and the length of time. The basic cost is approx. £5 a head to include refreshments plus we can also come out to you to give talks and displays. Please contact us to discuss your costs & requirements.
Smethwick Heritage Centre can provide educational visits for schools, either at your school or at our Centre & museum in Victoria Park. We can accommodate up to 30 children at a current “All-in” cost of just £90.
We are able to provide history visits tailored to the needs of your students so please contact us to discuss your requirements. Below are some examples of recent visits.
Learn about the key social changes in Smethwick during the post war years & the effect it had. Also use some of the items that were part of everyday life in the 1950’s & 60’s, and compare them to the technology that we rely on today.