Bilston Craft Gallery
Bilston Craft Gallery is in Bilston, Wolverhampton. The temporary exhibitions feature the very best in contemporary crafts, in a friendly, accessible gallery space. The permanent exhibition Craftsense, offers a hands-on experience of crafts from the last 300 years, exploring the importance of the Midlands in many making processes and showing a display of the world-renowned Bilston enamels.
Younger visitors can enjoy Craftplay, a pre-school sensory space which hosts creative Stay-and-Plays and family sessions. These sessions are a great way to have fun with your child in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, offering high quality learning experiences for children aged 0-7, of all abilities.
There is a regular programme of exciting free events for all the family throughout the year and a programme of practical workshops for children aged 5-12, every school holiday and there is a lovely garden at the back of the gallery for everyone to enjoy a picnic.
There is also a resource area and community gallery, and always lots to see and do, so come along and discover Bilston Craft Gallery!
Entry to the Gallery is free and family events are free but charges for craft activities apply
We are 3 miles outside of Wolverhampton city centre and 5 minutes walk from Bilston bus station and Bilston Central Metro stop. We are just 3 miles from Junction 10 of the M6 and have limited parking at the front of building but ample free parking within 200 yards.
Tuesday & Thursday 10am - 4pm; Wednesday 10am - 7pm; Friday 10am - 1pm; Saturday 11am - 4pm; closed Sundays, Mondays and Bank Holidays.
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