Opening Hours

In 2020 the Museum is open from 1 February to 22 November inclusive, at the times listed below.

Main Season

1 April to 30 September 2020
  • Monday: 11.00am to 4.30pm
  • Tuesday: 11.00am to 4.30pm
  • Wednesday: 11.00am to 4.30pm
  • Thursday: 11.00am to 4.30pm
  • Friday: 11.00am to 4.30pm
  • Saturday: 11.00am to 4.00pm
  • Sunday: 11.00am to 4.00pm

Autumn Season

1 October to 22 November 2020
  • 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 23 November 2020 to 31 January 2021 inclusive.

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

The Coffee Bar will be open on the following days/times:

  • April to end May: On Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 11.00am to 3.00pm
  • June to 13 September: Tuesdays through to Sundays from 11.00am to 3.00pm

01527 62509

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