to Blakesley Hall, built, in 1590
for Richard Smalbroke, Birmingham
merchant and gentleman farmer.
The Hall is a timber-framed building,
with a 17th century brick kitchen
The house is furnished using an
inventory taken in the 17th century
and reflects the lifestyle of a
wealthy family of the late Tudor
and Stuart period of English history.
A Lottery grant
was awarded to extend the facilities
of this site. Improvements include
an interpretative centre, cafe,
toilets, coach parking and a refurbished
classroom. Onsite security has
also been improved. The building
opened again to the public in May
Opportunities for Outreach
Available for pre-booked school
visits throughout the year, a
wide variety of cross curricular
activities and study sessions are
available to schoolchildren
at all Key Stages. This includes
work involving history, drama,
maths and technology.
here for learning resources.
Any queries regarding content of sessions please contact Ruth
Millett, Education Support and Outreach
Officer. Tel: 0121 464 2336 / email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Book a Visit
Please contact the Education Bookings Team on 0121 202 2244 or email email@example.com.
Please note: our taught sessions incur a charge, for more information visit our charges page.