Opening Hours

In 2022 the Museum is open at the times listed below (Covid related lockdowns permitting).

WINTER SEASON - 29 November 2021 to 31 January 2022

MUSEUM
Monday to Sunday: Closed

GROUNDS and COFFEE BAR
Monday to Friday: Closed
Saturday and Sunday: 10.00am to 2.00pm

SPRING SEASON - 1 February to 31 March 2022

MUSEUM
Monday: Closed
Tuesday to Sunday: 10.00am to 3.00pm

GROUNDS and COFFEE BAR
Monday: Closed
Tuesday to Sunday: 10.00am to 3.00pm

MAIN SEASON - 1 April to 30 October 2022

MUSEUM
Monday to Sunday: 10.00am to 4.00pm

GROUNDS and COFFEE BAR
Monday to Sunday: 10.00am to 4.30pm

VISITOR CENTRE
Tuesday and Friday only: 10.00am to 4.00pm
Other Days: Closed

AUTUMN SEASON - 31 October to 27 November 2022

MUSEUM
Monday: Closed
Tuesday to Sunday: 10.00am to 3.00pm

GROUNDS and COFFEE BAR
Monday: Closed
Tuesday to Sunday: 10.00am to 3.00pm

Last admission is one hour before closing time.

Please note that the Mill View Coffee Bar could close at short notice on any day due to inclement weather conditions. Seating will be available inside, if required.

The waterwheel and original Victorian mill machinery will be working on Tuesday afternoons and weekends (May through September), and also for schools and group visits – barring mechanical problems!

Guided Tours of Forge Mill

01527 62509

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

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