Tuesday, October 27, 2015
The Black Country Living Museum
here. Everything has been recreated, or brought from elsewhere and rebuilt. Staff in period costume are on hand to chat to. It is educational for the young visitors, but us oldies are not ignored.
On the museum's website it says, "If you are old enough, you may just be looking for nostalgia and that is fine. But equally, we believe that history shouldn’t be seen as a safe haven in a fast changing and challenging world, but a catalyst for thinking and reflection about our own lives."
All the above is just a fraction of what is on offer at Dudley. The main website is here.
here. Well presented, but I wanted to see steam in action ... and that was to be the next adventure on my trip south. Coming soon.
Photos © Skip Cottage