Birmingham City Centre Vacations
Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham and Bordesley, are nearby suburbs which are also worth discovering.
Savvy travelers in Birmingham City Centre, keen to deepen their appreciation of this area, should make tracks to the nearby cultural attractions. Visit some of the remarkable exhibit spaces and museums including Thinktank and the Museum of the Jewellery Quarter. Treat your partner to a lively show at Symphony Hall, the Birmingham Repertory Theatre and the Alexandra Theatre. Often talked about art galleries, include the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery.
Get your body moving in nature at the many picturesque places nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Follow the paths through botanical displays, read a book, or just enjoy the fresh air at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. To discover the native flora and fauna, drive out to the Cannon Hill Park. If you are looking for somewhere to recharge your batteries, take a boat ride or enjoy the gentle lapping of water head to Edgbaston Reservoir.
If you are spending a while in and around Birmingham City Centre, treat yourself with a visit to Perrott's Folly, Victoria Square and the St Philip's Cathedral. Should you feel the need for a little spiritual renewal, pay a visit to the area’s most sacred sites, such as the St. Paul's Church and the Birmingham Central Mosque. Learn more about Birmingham’s past by seeing some heritage sites, such as Red Palace.
If you love food and shopping, amble through the boutiques, stores and stalls at The Mailbox, High Street and Martineau Place.
Spend a few hours with fellow soccer lovers at St. Andrew's Stadium, cheering on the much-loved Birmingham City FC. On weekends the area around the stadium becomes a sea of blue and white, as local soccer lovers join together to support their beloved team.
After spending the day seeing the sights around Birmingham City Centre, stay the night at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. For a good night’s sleep check out the Jurys Inn Birmingham, the Hampton by Hilton Birmingham Broad Street, and the popular ibis Styles Birmingham Centre.