Bantock House Museum, Wolverhampton

Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
The house and park are FREE to visit.

Bantock House is arranged over two floors. The ground floor is set in the Edwardian period with Arts and Crafts inspired décor. The first floor features a number of interactive exhibitions exploring local history topics.

Visitors are invited to explore the period setting of the Bantock family’s home and discover stories about the lives of the people who lived there.

Upstairs in the Billiard Room visitors can learn about the lives of prominent Victorian gentlemen who helped to shape Wolverhampton. The first floor also has stunning new room settings which include displays of exquisite locally made japanned ware, enamels and steel jewellery.

With a programme of changing exhibitions In the community gallery and creative hands-on activities throughout the museum, there is always something new and exciting for visitors to enjoy.

Bantock Park covers 43 acres and is a great place for a family outing. There is a cafe, children’s play area, putting green, football pitches and plenty of space to walk and play games.
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  • well maintained grounds dripping with history, knowledgeable staff with a passion for the work they do  more »
  • Pleasant place to sit on a nice sunny day, beautiful gardens. Breakfast was nice the last time I ate there.  more »
  • I would suggest an hour and a half is enough time to enjoy the cafe that serves hot and cold food/drink, look round the house and enjoy the gardens which has a children's park. Good selection of...  more »
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  • Good place to walk. Play areas for children. Some exercise machines are there. A golf course too. But beauty of the park is with flowers. Need bit more look after for walking ways.
  • Beautiful house and gardens. Well kept m great park for the kids. Tearoom and toilets are clean and tidy. House is free to go round. Pub over the road. A great day out.
  • Great place to spend a few hours. Lovely house, with interesting history of Wolverhampton. Well maintained garden and grounds. Excellent cafe, with good range of reasonably priced meals and snacks. Surprisingly entrance to house and gardens is free of charge.
  • I've absolutely fallen in love with the place. The museum is wonderful and the quality of food and range of drinks available in the cafe are excellent. I can't wait to go back
  • The park surrounding the house is lovely, good to walk, beautiful trees. There is also a play area for children. The house is vety interesting, there is plenty of information on display about the family who owned it. There is a tea room, with a good selection of food & drink

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