Walsall is a large market town in the West Midlands, England. Geographically It is 9 miles north-west of Birmingham, 7 miles east of Wolverhampton, and 9 miles from Lichfield. Back in the day, Walsall was famous for manufacturing leather; you can learn more about this at the Walsall Leather Museum.
Fun Fact: It still manufactures the Queen’s handbags and saddles for the Royal family. The town has art galleries, a historical lock-maker’s cottage, an enamel craft Centre, and more to offer to its visitors. If you are planning to visit Walsall by taxi then the closest airport is Birmingham International Airport. It will take you around 30min via M6 to reach Walsall and 45 min via A45/Coventry road.
Walsall is underrated on the tourist radar; it actually has great sightseeing spots and incredible hotels. If you are planning a trip then you can find great deals on the following hotels:
- Travelodge Walsall
- Premier Inn Walsall
- Village Hotel Walsall
- Holiday Inn Walsall
WALSALL LEATHER MUSEUM
Here you will find vintage saddles, bags, shoes, gloves, and other leather accessories, along with antique tools.
Fall in love with nature by visiting this park. It has around 10000 trees and shrub species scattered across 80 acres of land.
THE NEW ART GALLERY WALSALL
It was built to house the sensational Garman Ryan Collection, made up of paintings, sketches, prints, and sculptures by masters like van Gogh, Monet, Camille Corot, Renoir, Turner, and Constable.
THE LOCKSMITH’S HOUSE, WILLENHALL
It is a working-class family home, preserved as it was around 100 years ago when it was the residence of the Hodson Family, and a two-story workshop in the back yard. Don’t forget to check out the different handmade locks collection when you visit!
The local football team is called ‘The Saddlers’ and why not? Since Walsall was super popular for leather making only! If you fancy watching ‘The Saddlers’ take to the field you can buy tickets up to four weeks before the fixture.
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