The Hive JQ

The Hive is a community hub for Birmingham in an historic building, with an award-winning organic café and bakery, craft workshops, exhibitions and event spaces.

Learn at your own pace

Pop in during opening hours to enjoy our free heritage exhibitions and art installations and learn about the building and the wider Jewellery Quarter. We can also sign post you to the other museums and the wider heritage offer of the area. 

Tuesday - Friday, 9.30 - 3.30pm

For our younger visitors we have a range of free activities to help them explore the displays and building. Just help yourself!

Let us guide you

Tours of the complete building and onto the rooftop are available by special arrangement for groups outside our on-site College opening hours, and for the public on special event days. For group bookings to explore the whole four-storey building please email: [email protected].