Advice and Information


Essential Maintenance

Due to essential maintenance of Dudley Council's payments system, payments made online and via Callpay (Automated Telephone Payments), are likely to be disrupted between 11:00 and 15:00 hours on Sunday 12th July.  We apologise for any inconvenience.
Dudley Council the historic capital of the Black Country
Dudley Skyline

Dudley Museum at the Archives

Follow Dudley’s story from pre-history to the present day. The Museum is currently closed.

Your visit

This modern museum tells the story of Dudley (and the wider Black Country) through time. We hope you have a 'bostin' experience. 

What's on

All events and activities have been cancelled until further notice

Behind the scenes

  • Exterior photo of Dudley Museum at the Archives
  • Dinosaur skulls and dinosaurs on display
  • 2 men looking in Duncan Edwards memorabilia in case
  • Story telling to children with puppet
In no part of England are so many geological features brought together in a small compass than in the environs of Dudley ... Sir Roderick Murchison, 1841

An amazing place at the geological and industrial heart of England - 'bostin ay we!