Birmingham Back to Backs

Carefully restored, atmospheric 19th-century courtyard of working people's houses

Birmingham Back to Backs

Things to see and do

Birmingham Back to Backs

What's on

Upcoming events

Discover Rag Rugging

Sat 11 Mar 2017
10:30-12:30
Join our craft experts this spring and discover the traditional craft of rag rugging.

Discover Your Irish Family History - Beginners

Sat 18 Mar 2017
10:30-12:00
Inspired by St Patrick's day, why not celebrate with difference by delving into your family's history.

Discover your Irish family history - Advanced

Sat 18 Mar 2017
13:00-15:00
Inspired by St Patrick's day, why not celebrate with difference by delving into your family's history.

Easter Rag Rug Wreath Workshop

Sat 08 Apr 2017
10:30-13:00
Join our craft specialists to create something truly unique to adorn your home. In array of spring time colours, you can make something that will come out year after year.
Birmingham Back to Backs

Groups

Camera club group visit standing in the courtyard

Organise a group visit 

Enjoy a fascinating guided tour which tells the story of the ordinary people that made Birmingham an extraordinary city.

Birmingham Back to Backs

Get involved

Jon and Tony holding signs asking you to join us

Become a volunteer 

We're always ready to welcome new volunteers so take a look at the kind of roles we offer and how to join the team.

Birmingham Back to Backs

Learning

Birmingham Back to Backs

Places to stay

Ground floor of our holiday cottage

Take a break in one of our holiday cottages 

Enjoy modern comforts in a historic house that's just a stone's throw from Birmingham's attractions and train stations.