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Afternoon Tea at Birmingham Assay Office

fri13sep12:00 pmfri2:00 pmAfternoon Tea at Birmingham Assay Office12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Birmingham Assay Office, Icknield Street, Birmingham, B18 6RZ Event Organized ByBirmingham Assay Office

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Join us for this unique experience where we will open the doors behind the heart of the Birmingham Assay Office and enjoy an afternoon tea

You’ll dine in our Silver Room and enjoy an Afternoon tea that includes a selection of sandwiches, pastries, and scones with a choice of tea or coffee. You will also learn about the long history of hallmarking and the success of the Birmingham Assay Office since it was founded as a result of Matthew Boulton’s efforts in 1773.

Whilst in our silver room you’ll be able to view our Silver Collection which is our historic collection of spectacular objects created by some of Birmingham’s most celebrated Silversmiths including Matthew Boulton, Nathaniel Mills and Elkington & Co.

You will also be given behind the scenes access to see how our incredible team hallmark today using both traditional and modern practices, and have the opportunity to try hallmarking for yourself.

Price: £45 per person

Time: 12.00-2.00pm

Location: Birmingham Assay Office, Icknield Street, Birmingham, B18 6RZ

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September 13, 2024 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location

Birmingham Assay Office

Icknield Street, Birmingham, B18 6RZ

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