Upcoming Events

Weapons and Warfare at Tamworth Castle

August 25, 2012 - August 31, 2014

Please note that the Staffordshire Hoard objects will not be on display from 2 February to 15 March 2014 whilst we carry out important research into the collection. However, the Weapons and Warfare exhibition will remain open during this time. Do please contact us directly...

Staffordshire Hoard at Tamworth Castle

August 27, 2011 - September 18, 2014

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...

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 - December 31, 2016

There is a permanent display of items from the Staffordshire Hoard at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery. The exhibition tells the story of the Hoard find and the history of Anglo-Saxon Britain. As well as seeing the Hoard objects you can also use the interactives to take...