What's on inBirmingham

Welcome to Birmingham

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Birmingham - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Birmingham to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Birmingham

Meryl McMaster: As Immense as the Sky
Ikon Gallery

Ikon presents the first UK solo exhibition of work by Meryl McMaster b. 1988 Ottawa during 4 December 2019 23 February 2020. From a rising generation of indigenous artists in Canada McMasters photography explores identity and its distinct cultural landscapes with…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01212 480708
Jen Brister
The Glee Club

After performing in front of the legendary Spike Milligan and receiving the luminous and prestigious title of having a great pair of Bristols Jen knew that comedy was the way forward. So with the help of two jokes and a push up…

TEL: 08714 720400

Tourist Attractions

Birmingham Jewellery Quarter Centre

Take this opportunity to discover the skill of the jeweller's craft and enjoy a unique tour of an original jewellery factory, frozen in time. Using the most up to date techniques of video and display, guides and jewellers take you through the astonishing story of the 200…

Birmingham Museum and Art

Founded in 1885, the collections cover fine art and applied arts, archaeology and ethnography, local and industrial history. The Fine and Applied Art Collections include paintings and drawings, British Watercolours and Arts and Crafts. The Museum and Art Gallery has an ever changing programme of temporary…

Birmingham Botanical Gardens and

The Birmingham Botanical Gardens were opened in 1832. They were designed by J. C. Loudon, a leading garden planner, horticultural journalist and publisher. Today the gardens offer a superb opportunity for recreation and relaxation close to the centre of Birmingham. The Main Lawn…

Thinktank at Millennium Point

Whether you have a couple of hours to kill or the whole day to spend at Millennium Point, our two on‐site visitor attractions ‐ the award winning Thinktank, Birmingham's museum of science and discovery, and the IMAX Theatre, the first cinema in the Midlands showing 2D and 3D…

RSPB Sandwell Valley Nature

Just outside Birmingham and close to the M6, Sandwell Valley is enjoyable for all the family. Sandwell Valley is a wonderful place for wildlife and people located in the heart of Birmingham. In summer, breeding birds around the marsh, lake and grassland range from wading birds…

Aston Hall

One of the last great homes to be built in the flamboyant Jacobean style, the mansion which was built between 1618 and 1635 for Sir Thomas Holte. Aston Hall has been displayed as a country house museum since the 1940s. It houses the major part of Birmingham…

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