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HIDDEN SPACES IN BIRMINGHAM

 A powerful reminder of Birmingham’s proud civic history    

By admin | Jun 23rd, 2014
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AN ADAPTABLE TRADE: THE JEWELLERY QUARTER AT WAR

First World War Centenary The exhibition contains items loaned by prominent Jewellery Quarter firms and also a collage created by the Year 7 pupils of Perry Beeches II who had the benefit of the inspirational Professor Carl Chinn who had obviously brought history to life for them, judging by their contributions to the launch event which was very well attended. 14th June 2014 - 27th June 2015 This exhibition explores how the industry adapted to wartime austerity, the impact on local peop…

By admin | Jun 20th, 2014
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ANNUAL JEWELLERY QUARTER DAY SCHOOL - SATURDAY 21 JUNE

The third Assay Office Birmingham and University of Birmingham Jewellery Quarter Day School will take place at The University of Birmingham on Saturday, 21st June. The theme of this year’s event is Art, Craft and Production in The Jewellery Quarter, and it is aimed at anyone with an interest in the area. Dr Malcolm Dick, who is the Director of the Centre for West Midlands History at The University of Birmingham said: ‘We are delighted to be working in co…

By admin | Jun 20th, 2014
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GENERAL PUBLIC SILVER VISIT CELEBRATES CHAMPAGNE WINNER!

A sparkling start to a Monday morning at Assay Office Birmingham! Another public Silver Visit will take place this afternoon.  The next available dates to book a place on a Public Silver Visit are: Thursday 21st August, Thursday 23rd October and Thursday 4th December.  Places are £15.00 each.  This includes a talk on the history of the Office and the jewellery quarter, a tour of the private silver collection and library, as well as a chance to visit the gift shop.  Refreshments…

By admin | Jun 16th, 2014
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