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Dudley Museum and Art Gallery

Dudley Museum and Art Gallery

Dudley Museum and Art Gallery provides a glimpse into Dudley's varied history and heritage. Local heroes like football legend Duncan Edwards can be seen alongside the Museum's geological collection, which includes over 15,000 fossil, rock and mineral specimens.

There is something for everyone at Dudley Museum & Art Gallery. 

  • For teachers we have fun, interactive school visits

  • For art lovers we have frequently changing art exhibitions

  • For budding geologists, we have a huge collection of fossils

  • For families we have Juniors At Museums

Admission is Free.

How to get to Dudley Museum & Art Gallery

 

Opening times

Monday to Saturday from 10.00am to 4.00pm.

Open all year except for Bank Holidays including Good Friday and Easter Monday. Christmas opening times may vary.

Learning at Dudley Museum

Child dressed in armour for interactive fun dressing up
Child dressed in armour for interactive fun dressing up

We provides an extensive formal educational programme and a busy, fun informal experience for visitors of all ages and abilities. 

We currently offer the following formal learning options:

Have a look at our latest Juniors At Museums Programme and our Adults programme.

View the Collections Online

Black Country History Logo

Please use Black Country History to discover more about the historic objects and documents cared for by Dudley Museum & Art Gallery, Broadfield House Glass Museum and The Red House Glass Cone.

We Love Art allows you to search the fine art collections of the galleries, museums and archives in the Black Country. Research the many collections of artists work we hold, look through our theme galleries, see the top twenty artists works chosen by our curators from across the gallery collections. This is a great introduction to artists and paintings you might not have heard of, all on one website.

Current exhibitions at the Museum

Juniors at Museums

The Museum is a place to learn and have fun and is a great place to take the family with free admission, free trails and family craft activities.

Juniors At Museums is for children and their families  We host a varied programme of events and activities taking place across all the Museums in the Borough.

Geology Collection

The most important collection at Dudley Museum is Geology. 

There are currently two galleries displaying some of the collection, telling the very important part that Dudley occupies in the story of the discovery of the science of Geology in the United Kingdom.

Geological Collections

Collections

The Museum houses an interesting collection of 19th and 20th century oil paintings, drawings and watercolours, including collections of work by Percy Shakespeare; whilst also providing an important platform for new artists, community groups and societies to exhibit work.

Fine Art Collection

Brooke Robinson Collection

Duncan Edwards & Local Sporting Heroes

Dudley Museum main entrance / ramp

Contact Details

  • Name Dudley Museum and Art Gallery
  • Address St James's Road, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 1HZ
  • Telephone 01384 815575
  • Fax 01384 815576
  • Opening Hours Monday to Saturday from 10.00am to 4.00pm. Open all year except for Bank Holidays including Good Friday and Easter Monday.