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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
The pride of the city, Birmingham Museum is renowned for its remarkable collection of Pre-Raphaelite paintings, including works by all the movement's great names (Rossetti, Burne-Jones, Hunt etc). A good selection of European art (Murillo, Daubigny, ..
55-63 Hurst Street
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..
Built between 1618-1635, this hotel is distinguished by its ceilings and splendid fireplaces. The large gallery, wainscoted in oak, exhibits tapestries of exceptional beauty . For a week at the start of December,Aston Hall by candlelight recreates th..
Aston University, Aston Triangle GB - Birmingham B4 7ET
Prix Prices from : 69 £
A 10-minute walk from Birmingham city centre, Hotel at Conference Aston 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 facil..
St Chads, Queensway GB - Birmingham B4 6HY
Located in Birmingham’s city centre, The Royal Angus Hotel is just a 10-minute walk from the Bullring shopping centre. Panoramic views across Birmingham’s city skyline can be enjoyed from Whimsey’s Bar’s conservatory and roof terrace. A 24-hour front..
Albert Street GB - Birmingham B5 5JE
Prix Prices from : 79 £
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. ..
69 High St GB - B17 9NS Birmingham
Busy neighbourhood restaurant in a suburban parade, smartly decorated with etched mirrors and velvet chairs; there are just 8 neatly set tables. Visually impressive, confidently crafted, flavoursome dishes use top quality seasonal ingredients. Cookin..
2c St Mary's Row, Wake Green Rd GB - B13 9EZ Birmingham
Lovely little neighbourhood restaurant with black ash tables and a glass-fronted cabinet running down one wall. Each dish is made up of three key components - which can include some unusual ingredients; combinations are well-balanced and flavours are..
Albert St GB - B5 5JT Birmingham
20 Highfield Rd GB - B15 3DU Birmingham
Smart Georgian mansion with a pleasant garden-facing terrace and a summer house; which has recently undergone a stylish refurbishment. Service is formal and efficient. Classically based menus showcase excellent quality produce and display subtle cont..
55 Cornwall St GB - B3 2DH Birmingham
A well-regarded restaurant with a passionate owner and a keen local following - you're 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; choose from t..
Bennet's Hill GB - B2 5QP Birmingham
A bright, contemporary restaurant with a huge trompe l'oeil of a Victorian columned hallway. Menus range from a 3-choice, 3 course set lunch menu to a 5 or 9 course tasting menu with wine pairings. Cooking is intricate, innovative and attractively pr..