Opening Hours

In 2021 the Museum is open from 17 May to 21 November inclusive, at the times listed below (Covid related lockdowns permitting).

Spring Season

17 May to 11 July 2021
  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 10.00am to 4.30pm
  • Wednesday: Closed
  • Thursday: Closed
  • Friday: Closed
  • Saturday: 10.00pm to 4.00pm (grounds to 4.30pm)
  • Sunday: 10.00pm to 4.00pm (grounds to 4.30pm)
  • From 17 May to 11 July the Museum and grounds (including play area and coffee bar) are open on Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays at the times shown above. In addition the Museum and grounds will be open every day w/c Mon 31 May (Half Term).

Main Season

12 July to 30 September 2021
  • Monday: 10.00am to 4.30pm
  • Tuesday: 10.00am to 4.30pm
  • Wednesday: 10.00am to 4.30pm
  • Thursday: 10.00am to 4.30pm
  • Friday: 10.00am to 4.30pm
  • Saturday: 10.00am to 4.00pm (grounds to 4.30pm)
  • Sunday: 10.00am to 4.00pm (grounds to 4.30pm)

Autumn Season

1 October to 21 November 2021
  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 11.00am to 4.00pm
  • Wednesday: 11.00am to 4.00pm
  • Thursday: 11.00am to 4.00pm
  • Friday: 11.00am to 4.00pm
  • Saturday: 1.00pm to 4.00pm
  • Sunday: 1.00pm to 4.00pm

Last admission is one hour before closing time.

The Museum will then be closed for the winter from 22 November 2021 to 31 January 2022 inclusive.

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!

01527 62509

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

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