Things to see and do - Birmingham
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Birmingham : Michelin's recommendations
Birmingham is the second largest city in the United Kingdom and was one of the main centres of the Industrial Revolution of the 19C. The city is a “must” for fans of industrial tourism, and the recent changes in its urban landscape, underscoring the city’s developing cultural life, are significant.
Tourist attractions Birmingham : Things to see and do
Colmore Row GB - Birmingham B3 2QB
Built between 1711 and 1725 by Thomas Archer, this cathedral has an austere façade enriched by the exuberance of the Western tower (concave and crowned with a dome and lantern) and Western door (fantasy Baroque door mixing a variety of styles). On th..
Chamberlain Square GB - Birmingham B3 3DH
Birmingham, whose coat of arms conveys the masculinity of Industry and the femininity of art, is extremely proud of this Museum, renowned for its remarkable collection of Pre-Raphaelite paintings, represented by all the masters, Rosestti, Burne-Jon..
55-63 st. ueensway GB - Birmingham
This agglomeration of four restored houses on a courtyard offers an extraordinary trip back in time, to the daily life of four familes in 1840, 1870, 1930 and 1970 respectively. Furniture, objects, silverware, costume and mementoes vividly bring thes..
Church Street GB - Birmingham B3 2NR
Prix Prices from : 99 £
Just 10 minutes walk from The Bullring Shopping Centre, this elegant and modern hotel features rooms with Egyptian linen and plasma-screen TVs. There is an idyllic hidden courtyard, a French bistro, and a relaxing spa. With luxurious hand-sprung mat..
Albert Street GB - Birmingham B5 5JE
The 4-star Hotel La Tour Birmingham is just a 5-minute walk from the Bullring Shopping Centre. It serves modern food in its stylish restaurant. Bespoke cocktails are made by expert mixologists in the bar and there is also an on-site fitness centre. ..
Aston University, Aston Triangle GB - Birmingham B4 7ET
Prix Prices from : 49 £
A 10-minute walk from Birmingham city centre, Aston Conference Centre is set within quiet landscaped campus grounds. It features free Wi-Fi and en suite bedrooms, each with a TV. Each of the modern rooms is stylishly decorated and comes with facilit..
21a Bennetts Hill GB - Birmingham B2 5QP
Smart restaurant with a huge feature photo of a Victorian columned hallway. At lunch there's a two-choice set menu; in the evening they offer a 5 and 9 course tasting selection with wine pairings. Cooking is intricate, original and attractively prese..
25 Church St GB - Birmingham B3 2NR
Ground Floor, Newater House, 11 Newhall St GB - Birmingham B3 3NY
Glynn Purnell's newest venture is just around the corner from his eponymous restaurant. This simply styled, low-ceilinged bistro has a lively front bar and offers clever, modern cooking with original combinations. Friendly service.
55 Cornwall St GB - Birmingham B3 2DH
A well-regarded restaurant with a passionate owner and a keen local following - you are encouraged to relax and enjoy your time here. Start with a drink in the large bar, then move to the sleek dining room. Cooking is modern and refined; the degustat..
1 Waterloo St GB - Birmingham B2 5PG
In a smart area beside Louis Vuitton; an elegant Italian restaurant with a 1930s edge and a lovely bar. Tables are closely set and waiters bustle around delivering good value 'cicchetti' - tasty Venetian small plates designed for sharing.
Albert St GB - Birmingham B5 5JE