Events

Forge Mill Needle Museum and Bordesley Abbey Visitor Centre holds many different events throughout the year.

These can link in with National Days or initiatives, seasonal themes or exhibitions that are on display at the museum, or just fun-filled events for all the family to enjoy. With such a variety of events there is something for everybody!

Sat 26 June 2021: 7.00 to 10.30pm

AN EVENING OF JAZZ AND GIN

Featuring the music of Jazz Alchemy.

Come and join us for an evening of jazz under the stars in our atmospheric cloisters area. Gin and other drinks will be available from our pop-up bar.

Ticket prices including a free welcome drink (gin and mixer, or bottled beer) on arrival. Music from 7.30 to 10.00pm

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TICKETS £9.00

Bookings can be made via the Palace Theatre website using the link below:

Sat 24 July 2021: 4.30pm for 5.00pm performance

OUTDOOR THEATRE: ALICE IN WONDERLAND

Join award winning theatre company Tread the Boards and ‘follow Alice’ down the rabbit hole this summer to the magical, strange and hilarious Wonderland.

Meet the caterpillar, the flowers, the mad hatter and of course The Queen of Hearts.

Adapted from the original classic by Lewis Carroll but with some contemporary references to delight all ages.

Please note this performance will be performed outdoors in all weathers

Gates open at 4.30pm for picnics. The performance begins at 5.00pm. Please bring your own blankets and seats for the show.

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ADULTS £12.00, CONCESSIONS £10.00

Bookings can be made using the link below:

Sat 28 August 2021: 4.30pm for 5.00pm performance

OUTDOOR THEATRE: TREASURE ISLAND

It’s pirate ships, pieces of eight and salty old sea dogs for Summer 2020 in Quantum Theatre’s swashbuckling new adaptation of the classic pirate adventure, Treasure Island.

Bursting with buccaneers, brouhaha and dastardly double dealings this lively new adaptation delivers an action-packed adventure for the whole family.

Gates open at 4.30pm for picnics. The performance begins at 5.00pm. Please bring your own blankets and seats for the show.

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ADULTS £9.50, CHILDREN £4.50

Bookings can be made via the Palace Theatre website using the link below:

01527 62509

Forge Mill Needle Museum & Bordesley Abbey Visitor Centre
Needle Mill Lane
Riverside
Redditch
B98 8HY

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