City Centre

Positively Birmingham Walking


Further info:

Back to Backs

Surviving back to back houses with bookable tours run by National Trust.

Birmingham Hippodrome

Birmingham Royal Ballet’s home and much more.

Birmingham Museum & Art

Gallery B3 3DH

See Birmingham’s Public Art website for alternatives here…. Further info:

Birmingham REP

Longest established of Britain’s building based theatre companies.

Blue Orange Theatre

Independant theatre in the Jewellery Quarter.

Bullring and Grand Central

Major shopping locations.

CBSO Centre

Practice and concert venue

Chinese Quarter

Close to the Hippodrome and Arcadian

Crescent Theatre

Wide range of drama and music.

Custard Factory

Digbeth at its best. See street art here…..

Electric Cinema

Worlds oldest working cinema.

J. W. Evans Silver Factory

Bookable tours.

Five Ways Leisure

Mixed leisure centre.

Glee Club

Comedy club and music venue.

Ikon Gallery B1 2HS

Modern art gallery in a historic building in Brindleyplace.

Jewellery Quarter Cemeteries

Project B18 6NF

Tours and trails of the Jewellery Quarter’s historic cemeteries. Further info:

Legoland Discovery Centre B1 2AA

Adults must be accompanied by a child! Further info:

Library of Birmingham

Europe’s largest public library in a modernistic building with viewing galleries at two levels.


Stylish shopping and leisure.

Museum of the Jewellery Quarter

Preserved factory with guided tours.

National Sealife Centre

Displays of freshwater and marine life.

New Alexandra Stadium

Known locally as ‘the Alex’.

Newman Brothers/Coffin Works

Explores an old brass factory making coffin ‘furniture’.

02 Academy

Music venue

Old Joint Stock Theatre

Studio theatre on pub top floor.

Old Rep

Original repertory theatre

Parkside Gallery


Pen Museum

In a former pen factory.

Piccadilly Arcade

Shopping arcade

Positively Birmingham Walking

Tours B1 2ND

Two-hour city centre tours on Saturday and Sunday afternoons. Private tours at a date and time of your choosing. Further info:

RBSA Gallery B3 1SA

. Further info:

Round House

National Trust museum and activity centre

Spring Hill Library

Community library and Martin and Chamberlain design well worth experiencing.

St Chad’s Cathedral

Significant Augustus Pugin architecture.

St Martin in the Bull Ring

Parish church of Birmingham.

St Philip’s Cathedral B3 2QB

Further info:

Symphony Hall

Home of the CBSO

Thinktank Birmingham

Science museum.

Town Hall

Concert and event venue.

University Exchange

Excellent Centenary Square cafe

Utilita Arena Birmingham

Sporting and concert venue.

Victoria Law Courts

A functioning law courts.

Walk of Stars

Famous names along Broad Street.

West Midlands Police Museum

Steelhouse Lane Lock-up
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