9 May 2014 - 10 August 2014
In the 1700s, Wolverhampton was highly regarded as a centre for the production of cut steel jewellery. Fashionable brooches, buckles and buttons were carefully crafted by riveting steel ‘gems’ to a base of thin sheet metal and then individually shaped and polished.
23 January 2014 - 5 May 2014
The Black Country was home to many large manufacturing companies that have now moved out or closed down. The exhibition provides a brief history of the companies in words and images and visitors are encouraged to share their own memories with us.
24 October 2013 - 19 January 2014
Agatha Christie is well known as an author of murder mysteries and creator of inscrutable characters. Discover more about her life and work, including the unassuming Miss Marple and the brainy Belgian detective Hercule Poirot.