Birmingham Back to Backs - National Trust

View into Courtyard of 1930's Back to Backs with washing line, dolly tub, washboard, bicycle and pushchair
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Carefully restored 19th-century courtyard of working people's houses. Birmingham's last surviving court of back to back housing - the story is told through the experiences of the people who lived and worked here.

Covers four different periods, from 1840 to 1977. The design of each interior reflects the varied cultures, religions and professions of the families who made their homes here.

Venue Type:

Museum, Historic house or home

Opening hours

Please check the National Trust website before visiting.

Admission charges

£4 for adults
£2 for children
£12 for a family (2 adults & 3 children)


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Toys and Homes

An interactive tour and storytelling session.

How to obtain

Call 0121 666 7671 or email for more information.

The Victorian Inner City

Learn about life and work in a 19th century courtyard.

How to obtain

Call 0121 666 7671 or email for more information.

Birmingham Back to Backs - National Trust
50-54 Inge Street/55-63 Hurst Street
B5 4TE




Booking line

0121 666 7671

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