Birmingham Museums: Museum Collection Centre


Some of the collections of the former Birmingham Museum of Science and Industry, now Thinktank, are held at the Museum Collection Centre, which is accessible by appointment only – email:

The collections include a number of printing presses, including a Wharfedale stop-cylinder, a Columbian, a Magland, a Linotype, Monotype Caster as well as a model of Baskerville’s printing press, together with a number of Boulton and Watt printing blocks, Elkington printing blocks and other material.

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Contact Details

25 Colman Street, Nechells, Birmingham
B7 4RQ

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