Find your Walsall car hire in Aldridge, Bloxwich, Brownhills, Darlaston, Pelsall, Pheasey, Shelfield, Willenhall and other regions in the town. The town was never referred to in the Domesday Book, due to an error.
Situated North West of the city of Birmingham, the industrial town of Walsall is get’s its name from “Walh halh” meaning the valley that belongs to the Welsh speakers.The city steadily grew into a small market town during the 13th century, hosting a weekly market. The city blossomed during the Industrial Revolution, and Walsall’s population mushroomed from 2,000 people to 86,000 within the span of two hundred years. The trade of saddles buckles and chains excelled owing to the natural supply of limestone coal and iron ore. Today the town is a prosperous industrial centre.
Steer your car hire to the Walsall Leather Museum where you can watch skilled workers assemble wallets and purses. Bask under the warm sun at Walsall Arboretum. The Victorian park offers a nature reserve, children’s play area and duck pond. Drive your car hire a mere 3 miles to the scenic Barr Beacon Local Nature Reserve to take a breather from the jostling crowds in the town.
If the weather is clear, you’ll get panoramic views off eleven counties. Feed your culture cravings at The New Art Gallery Walsall or the Walsall Museum. Find a host of delightful activities to see and do in your Walsall car hire!