Enjoy a day at a museum or gallery
Did you know that the Royal Albert Hall once hosted a séance; flooded the auditorium with 56,000 litres of water for an opera concert; and that criminals, as well as musicians and politicians, have graced the Hall’s stage? Together with a friendly guide, take a peek at the royal areas of the Hall, see the breathtaking auditorium, and glimpse the stage where the world’s stars have appeared. After the tour we enjoy lunch at the Royal Albert Hall’s Verdi Italian restaurant.
Explore the original period shops and houses at one of the most extraordinary open-air museums in the UK. Find out what it was like to live and work in one of the world’s mostextraordinary open-air museums in the UK. Find out what it was like to live and work in one of the world’s most heavily industrialised landscapes. See sparks fly as the chain maker forges a link, witness the glowing forges, smell the steam engines and hear the banging of hot metal. Ride on the Heritage trams and Buses.
Combine a trip to the Black Country Living Museum with a 45-minute canal trip complete with a stunning video show in Little Tess Cavern explaining how the limestone was originally formed, see the amazing lifelike reconstructions in Hurst Cavern depicting how miners worked in the tunnels during the 18th century and enjoy an incredible music and light show in the Singing Cavern.