£6—Entry to historic West Midlands Police Museum
Why We Love This Deal
Journey through two centuries of policing history at the West Midlands Police Museum in Birmingham. A former Victorian lock-up built in 1891, this historic attraction offers a unique perspective of life on both sides of the bars, with intriguing collections and tales of some of the most notorious criminals in the country. Entry for Travelzoo members is £6, 40% less than usual.
- Entry (self-guided) to West Midlands Police Museum for one adult (aged 16 and over)
- A child (aged 3-15) ticket is £5*
- Children under three go free
- Valid Wednesday-Sunday until 31 March, 2024 and daily during the school holidays. Time slots are available 10am-4pm Wednesday-Saturday and 11am-4pm Sunday. Last admission is 2pm to give you enough time to look around the museum
More Reasons to Go
- A tunnel connected the adjacent Victoria Law Courts with this Grade II-listed Steelhouse Lane police lock-up, which housed as many as 50 criminals before or after appearances.
- Among the exhibits is a "Peaky Blinders" cell including mugshots of people incarcerated for a short period of time, usually no more than a few days. The police here pioneered the use of mugshots to identify those arrested.
- 97% of Tripadvisor users who have rated West Midlands Police Museum said it was very good or excellent.
- The museum examines the history of police bicycles, motorcycles, and cars, as well as the role that science played in the Victorian era to sentence criminals.
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Merchant Cancellation & Rescheduling Policy: Once booked, vouchers are non-refundable. Not available on 18 December, 2023-2 January, 2024; 12-16 February; 25 March-5 April; any dates listed here. Occasionally the museum is closed on additional dates for a private booking, or if you can't book on your preferred date it may be sold out. Does not include entry to any special events. The regular value stated above is based on the maximum combined cost of the items included in this experience at the time of publication (4 October, 2023). Subject to availability. Vouchers are limited and may therefore sell out at any time. Any additional items ordered will be charged at their full value. Reservations are required. Contact the property directly for any dietary requirements or questions. The museum is open daily in the school holidays.
Last admission is 2pm to give you enough time to look around the museum. Allow two hours for visit. For more information regarding access to the museum click here, and frequently asked questions can be found here.
Must be used in one visit. Additional vouchers may also be purchased as gifts. Cannot be combined with any other offer. No cash value or cash back. Prices quoted are based on the maximum value of the items included in the package at time of publication. The photos displayed are for illustration purposes only and may not be an exact representation of the package. If you experience any difficulties booking, please contact our Customer Service team for assistance at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How to Book
- Not available on 18 December, 2023-2 January, 2024; 12-16 February; 25 March-5 April; any dates listed here. Occasionally the museum is closed on additional dates for a private booking, or if you can't book on your preferred date it may be sold out. Does not include entry to any special events.
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