Make your way to the Science Museum, London, for a guided tour of Watt’s Workshop filled with over 8000 original objects dating back to Watt’s time.
A special evening concert of music and readings from the life and times of James Watt, followed by a drinks reception.
Hear about the development of Victorian cemeteries and the memorials erected for James Watt in Birmingham and beyond.
St Paul’s church will be celebrating in floral arrangements the life and achievements of James Watt. The church will be open on Fri 14, Sat 15 and Sun 16 June. Opening times vary.
Find out how Matthew Boulton and James Watt used contemporary newspapers and other print to promote their steam engine business.
Geology was one of James Watt’s many interests and letters about the Lickey Hills are in the Watt archive. This walk will explore the geology of these much loved hills.
Arts, crafts, hands-on activities and inspiring speakers. Help create a film that tells the tale of James Watt’s life.