Wednesday 17 – Saturday 20 May 2017

Museums at Night

11-14 May 2016 / 27-29 Oct 2016

Victorian Funerals

Newman Brothers at the Coffin Works

18/05/2017 18:30 - 20:30

UPDATE: TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT HAVE SOLD OUT. At 6.30pm, take part in an atmospheric candlelit tour of the Coffin Works Factory opened by the Newman Brothers in 1894 to produced coffin fittings. Please note that lighting levels will be lower than for normal tours. At 7.30pm, find out about the fascinating traditions surrounding Victorian funeral practice in an informative, illustrated talk. The talk will last 45 minutes, plus time for refreshments and the ticket price includes tea/coffee and a biscuit. Why not take advantage of the joint ticket offer and enjoy both elements at a discounted rate?

Event type
Event / Late opening / Lecture, talk or reading / Guided tour
Age range
Any age
Candlelit Tour £6.00
Victorian Funeral Traditions Talk £6.00
Or book both elements for the discounted price of £10.00

Booking is via Eventbrite:

If you would like further information please contact us on 0121 233 4790 or email [email protected]
Event Location

Newman Brothers at the Coffin Works
13-15 Fleet Street Jewellery Quarter
West Midlands
B3 1JP

Victorian Funerals

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Wednesday 17 – Saturday 20 May 2017