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Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery

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nice place to visit

enjoyed this museum, the Egyptian things were what I wanted to see, and they were really good. I... read more

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Aimee W
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Dublin, Ireland
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Amazing place to visit while in Birmingham & the press for champagne idea is amazing. Lovely... read more

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Alicia B
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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From Renaissance masterpieces and cutting edge contemporary art to Egyptian mummies and the iconic HP factory sign, Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery showcases a world class collection and offers fascinating glimpses into Birmingham's rich and vibrant...more
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3 Congreve Passage | Chamberlain Square, Birmingham B3 3DA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

enjoyed this museum, the Egyptian things were what I wanted to see, and they were really good. I did get a bit lost, and found the signposting a bit confusing, but asked for help and found the right room then. well worth a visit

Thank Aimee W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing place to visit while in Birmingham & the press for champagne idea is amazing. Lovely setting for a wedding or similar event.

Thank Alicia B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoyed looking at the ancient Egyptian mummified bodies including a Nile crocodile, snake and cat. Had lots of smaller artefacts to look at. Free entry.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

This venue has been part of my life since childhood and is always worth a visit. Birmingham has one of the best collections of Pre-Raphaelite paintings in the country; we’re so fortunate to have it. There are always interesting exhibitions on including the Staffordshire Hoard....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great day out for all ages. From looking up about the ancient Egyptians to today's era. Cafe on site, what more can you ask for.

Thank Tina M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This gallery occupies a stunning Victorian building in the city centre. Both from outside and inside the architecture is wonderful. However, as an art gallery we found it a little disappointing. It felt tired and lacking in life. It isn't easy to pinpoint the problem...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

So worth to make the most of this free facility it is very diverse and a very good feature on wartime Birmingham .

Thank teignmouthtraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is easy to walk past this place but if you have any time to spare it is really worth a visit.It will probably take a number of visits to see all there is to see. Entrance is free of charge so what is there...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Has the finest collection of Pre-Raphaelite paintings of any public gallery. Various temporary exhibitions at regular intervals. The building itself, which combines with the city council house, is a fine example of Victorian grandeur

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful trip. Lots to see and do. Nice to see the local culture on the doorstep! Family friendly.

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marshall19_10
9 July 2018|
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Response from BILLYVILLAN | Reviewed this property |
There are a number of car parks quite close, the nearest is the multi storey on Cambridge Street, less than 5 minutes walk away. It is quite expensive during the day. We use the train as it's cheaper.
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joannebird49
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Response from shelagh821 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not very disabled but I have difficulty walking and I found the museum very disabled friendly. The lifts are good and there's masses of space for wheelchairs
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