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Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery

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Excellent museum but please sort out the sound in the Staffordshire hoard gallery

Went for a look round today. Very good museum, as good as any of the London museums and much... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sam3314
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Birmingham museum and art gallery is a really great museum, it's easy to get to being right in the... read more

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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

Went for a look round today. Very good museum, as good as any of the London museums and much quieter. Donations are requested but very much your choice whether to make one. Really good displays. One of our main reasons for visiting was the Staffordshire...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Birmingham museum and art gallery is a really great museum, it's easy to get to being right in the heart of Birmingham city centre. There is always great exhibitions on. There is really helpful and friend staff.

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 3 days ago

Enjoyed the visit was interesting looking around not sure if I would go back but I no my fiancé and youngest son would definitely go back

Thank tracyspence67
Reviewed 3 days ago

This museum was ideal for kids and when we went there they had 'dippy the dinosaur' on display and a 'dippy trial' which was great and fun for children. The museum is great for all to visit. My son went on a school trip to...More

Thank sannie2018
Reviewed 4 days ago

A huge collection of fantastic items. The Staffordshire Hoard is amazing. Free to get in - donations welcome, Excellent tea rooms.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I have visited Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery many times since 1953, and it continues to intrigue, educate & delight me. There is so much to see & do. It is always being changed for the better. You could spend all the day here &...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One hour is definitely not enough to finish this place. We came around 4pm and the museum closes at 5pm, we only managed to go through the art galleries and saw a bit of ancient Egypt. Worth a visit 💕

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful place Great location just in the main Victoria square ,located in an impressive building The view has a very positive connotation and a big cultural impact inside out. Worth to spend some time and see the interior There are some extravagant pictures and exhibitions...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The library and museum are fantastic places to visit! My son found that that the resources and information collated were essential for his coursework completion. The team of staff were so knowledgeable and approachable. Birmingham students are extremely lucky to have access to such a...More

Thank laura e
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was really good to see Dippy. My 5 year son enjoyed seeing him and my husband. But felt there should of been more there. So we were a bit disappointed. It only took us half an hour as my son got a bit bored....More

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marshall19_10
10 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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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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