Visit Birmingham, the second largest city of Britain and explore the world-class art galleries, or take a canal cruise to tour the beautiful countryside of Cotswolds and Malvern Hills. Birmingham is located in the West Midlands county and has a special place in the history of industrial revolution.  
Cadbury World

Cadbury World

Visit Cadbury World for the cinematic experience of the ‘Making The Chocolate Story’. There’s also plenty of lighter entertainment for the kids. The Aztec Jungle is sure to delight and educate at the same time. Kids can learn how the cocoa tree was central to the Aztec culture and hop on an amazing new 4D virtual ride – ‘Crunchie Rollercoaster.’

Where to find it? Linden Rd, Bournville, Birmingham, B30 1JR

How much? Adults: £16.75, children (Aged 4-15 Years): £12.30, free for under 4s.

Cadbury World
The Sea Life Centre

Sea Life Birmingham

If you found ‘Blue Plant 2’ as amazing as we did, head over to the Sea Life Centre at Brindley Place. The centre hosts more than a thousand creatures including sharks, otters and octopuses. Watch Pablo the penguin and his pals dart through the icy water in the new penguin exhibit.


Where to find it? The Water's Edge, Brindley Place, Birmingham, B1 2HL

How much? General admission from £12.75 booked in advance.

The Sea Life Centre
Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery

For your cultural fix, the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery will not disappoint. If you’re looking to go back in time, walk like an Egyptian to the Ancient Egypt exhibit. The museum also hosts a huge collection of Pre-Raphaelites paintings, drawings and prints.  Their Edwardian Tea Rooms offer a spectacular setting to refuel with coffee, lunch or an afternoon tea.

Where to find it? Chamberlain Square, Birmingham B3 3DH

How much? Entrance to the museum is free but donations are welcome.

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery
Birmingham Botanical Gardens

Birmingham Botanical Gardens

If you’re tiring of the concrete jungle, the Botanical Gardens offer a calming respite with over 25 different gardens. There’s different seasonal walk for each month, so visit in any month at your convenience. Once you’ve drunk in the bountiful display of flowers and plants, treat yourself to refreshments at the Pavillion Tea Room with homemade hearty lunches.

 

Where to find it? Westbourne Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 3TR

 

How much? Free!

Birmingham Botanical Gardens
Barber Institute of Fine Arts

Barber Institute of Fine Arts

Do you have a penchant for the transcendental character of a beautiful painting? Paintings by Monet, Van Gogh, Degas – you name it - the Barber Institute of Fine Arts have it. Get ready for an eye-soothing experience with works on paper, historical coins, sculptures and decorative art pieces.

Where to find it? University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TS

How much? Free admission to the gallery and all exhibitions.

Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Birmingham Symphony Hall

Birmingham Symphony Hall

The modern concert space of the Symphony Hall is world renowned for its acoustic accomplishments. There’s a regular timetable of live performances including orchestras, ballet or comedy. Whether it’s a live orchestral performance or movie classics like Jurassic Park or Jaws complete with a live soundtrack - there’s something for everyone!


Where to find it? 8 Centenary Square, Birmingham, B1 2EA



How much? Prices vary depending on the performances and seating.
Birmingham Symphony Hall

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