Upcoming Events

Staffordshire Hoard at Lichfield Cathedral

April 30, 2012 - December 31, 2016

There is a permanent display of items from the Staffordshire Hoard at Lichfield Cathedral. The origins of Lichfield Cathedral are rooted in the time scholars believe the hoard was buried. Discover the Lichfield Cathedral story – learn about the ‘Christianisation’ of Mercia and the heroic figure...

Staffordshire Hoard at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery

January 1, 2011 - January 1, 2018

A new gallery uncovering the fascinating story of the Staffordshire Hoard is now open at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery. In this exciting new gallery, principally funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund, visitors can learn more about this incredible treasure, from its Anglo-Saxon warrior history, to the...

Weapons and Warfare at Tamworth Castle

August 25, 2012 - August 31, 2018

There is a permanent display of items from the Staffordshire Hoard at Tamworth Castle. As the ancient capital of Mercia and once home to the King of Mercia’s palace, Tamworth’s history is crammed with stories of intrigue and warfare. Explore our exhibition on Saxon Tamworth, which...