Welcome to the Lodge of Happiness!

The Lodge of Happiness is a Masonic Lodge which meets at Severn Street Masonic Hall  in Birmingham on the  1st Thursday in September & May , and on the second Thursday in  October, December January and  April. Our meetings take place from around 6pm until 7:30pm. These times can vary, depending on the order of business and the complexity of the ceremony involved.

Are you: Would you like to: If you are looking for answers to these and other questions, then you have come to the right place. If you have come to our site looking for a place to make new friends, you will not find a happier home to join than the Lodge of Happiness: a Lodge dedicated to ‘making good men better‘; a Lodge committed to Freemasonry of the highest standard and in a friendly, supportive environment. Join us – begin a life affirming journey today! In the following pages you will find information on:

How I became a Freemason.

What is a Freemason.

What is Freemasonry.

How to apply to be a Freemason and join our happy lodge.

Thinking of becoming a Mason? – a brochure about joining from UGLE.

What basic requirements impact on your application to become a Freemason.

The Masonic core principles of Brotherly love, Relief and Truth.

About our Lodge, our ethos and what we believe makes us special.

How to find us.

Other Resources for Masons and people who want to be a Freemason.

Guest Articles, News from us and Reviews of other sites you may find useful.

Owing to a large number of candidates initiated into the Lodge over the last few years, we have built up a healthy backlog of newer Brethren looking to progress through the degrees. Therefore, on the evening of Thursday 16th June 2022 at Birmingham’s Severn Street Masonic […]
The initiate, Bro. James Bashford and our Worshipful Master, W. Bro. Howard Smith, APGM
On the evening of 5th May 2022, the Lodge initiated our latest candidate to Freemasonry, Bro. James Bashford. It was announced during the ceremony that, after a review of our membership records, Bro. James is the 100th member of the Lodge of Happiness. The ceremony, presided […]
W. Bro. Howard Smith Installation meeting
On the evening of 14th April 2022, W. Bro. Howard Smith, Assistant Provincial Grand Master, was Installed into the Chair of King Solomon. The Lodge was honored by the presence of Presiding Officer, W. Bro. David Butcher, on his first visit to the Lodge, along with […]