Access at J. W. Evans Silver Factory

Access information for the site is listed below. For more information, or if you have particular access needs, please contact us before you visit. Please note that some facilities may require booking in advance.

 

Mobility/Older Visitors
Wheelchair Loan
No
Mobility Scooter Loan
No
Site Folders
No
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Adult Changing Area
No
Handrails
No
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
No
Wheelchair Access
Wheelchair access into the entrance room only. Unfortunately the rest of the factory is not wheelchair accessible.
Entrance/Set Down
Due to on-road parking, it may not be possible to drop off disabled visitors directly outside the property's entrance.
Disabled Parking
No
Onsite Transport
No
Stairs
Narrow, steep and uneven stairs throughout.
Lift Access
No
Seating and Rest Points
There is some seating in the entrance room.
Pathways: Surface and Gradients
The main external pathways are tarmac.
Dog Bowl and Toileting
No
Blind/Visually Impaired
Braille Guides
No
Braille Signage
No
Handrails
No
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Torches
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
No
Sensory Experiences
Sensory experiences include the sound of the drop steam engine when running and the smell of industrial buildings (oil, dust and metal!)
Audio Tours
No
Site Tours
No Information Available
Handling Objects
No
Tactile Models
No
Areas of Low Lighting
There is low lighting in some of the hallways and rooms.
Colour Contrasts
All pathways and staircases are of a similar colour.
Large Print
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
No
Deaf/Hard of Hearing
Vibrating Fire Alarms
No
Tour Transcripts
No
Film Subtitles
No
BSL Tours
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
No
Induction Loops
No
Audio Installation Transcripts
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
No
Learning Difficulties
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Adult Changing Area
No
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Basic language Audio Tours
No
Easy Read Material
No
Large Print Material
No
Dyslexia Friendly Material
No
Sensory Experiences
Sensory experiences include the sound of the drop steam engine when running and the smell of industrial buildings (oil, dust and metal!)
Handling Objects
No
Culinary/Dietary
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Bottle/Food Warming
No
Child Size Portions
No
Highchairs
No
Special Diets
No Information Available
Health and Safety
Deep Water
No Information Available
Trip Hazard
Care should be taken when climbing the building's historic steps. There are also objects on the factory floor.
Sheer Drop
No Information Available
Slip Hazard
Some courtyard areas are open to the elements and may become slippery when wet. There may also be engine grease in some locations.
Steep Slope
There are many slopes due to the age of the building.
Steep Stairs
There are four sets of very steep and narrow staircases.
Beware of Traffic
No Information Available
Uneven Ground
The floors are uneven with many objects placed on them.

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J. W. Evans Silver Factory

Address
54-57 Albion Street Birmingham B1 3EA
Telephone
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