We believe that a trip to the theatre can fire imaginations, inspire, educate and entertain even the littlest of people. If you’re looking to spend some quality time with your family then look no further. 

Blackwood Miners’ Institute is a family friendly venue and we want to make it as stress free as possible to visit us, no matter your age. Scroll down to see what family events we have coming up.


  • Tickets can be collected from the box office on the ground floor.

  • Entrance to the auditorium is on the first floor. 

  • There is a lift between the ground and first floor for prams and buggies

  • Toilets are located on both the first and second floor.

  • Baby changing facilities are available on the first floor.

  • Soft drinks and confectionary are available from the bar on the first floor.

  • Ice creams are available to buy in the interval.

  • Children aged 18 months – 16 years are eligible for an Under 16 price reduction (where available). 

  • Under 18 months (babes-in-arms) are free of charge unless otherwise stated. This only applies if the child sits on the lap of the accompanying adult. If an additional seat is needed, a ticket must be purchased at the Under 16 rate (where available).

  • Young people in full or part-time education are entitled to a Student price reduction (where available).

  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult (18+), parent or guardian.

  • A small lounge area is available on the first floor that you are welcome to use anytime, including during the performance.

  • We have plenty of booster seats available but they are subject to availability. Speak to one of our Ushers on arrival.

  • For information on how to find us and parking please click here.