Birmingham is the second largest city in the UK, staying only one position after London. The city has many interesting tourist attractions to check, including beautiful nature spaces, good restaurants, historical places and so much more.
In today’s article we selected 5 points you have to visit if you are in the city.
1- CadBury World:
The CadBury, a very famous chocolate label, opened the magical world of CadBury and it is a complete success, people from all over the world go to visit and have surprising experiences.
In the chocolate factory tour, visitors will learn more about the label’s history and the chocolate making process, it is even possible to create your own chocolate in the tour.
2- Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery:
Opened in 1885, it is a place you can’t miss. Even if you are not an art lover, you will want to see some of the most important masterpiece from renowned artists, like Pissarro, Renoir, Canaletto , Botticelli and many others. It is possible to check the calendar of the museum in its website.
3- Birmingham Library:
With a modern and beautiful architecture, this is the one of biggest libraries all around the UK, and it is considered a very important culture center in Europe.
The library has a very famous space to Shakespeare, the “Shakespeare Memorial Room", where you can find the first publications of some of his books.
4- Victoria Square:
Opened in 1994 by Princess Diana, the name of the square is a tribute to the Queen Victoria. The place has a statue of her, where many tourists take pictures and besides that, the city hall is located there too.
The square is a great spot to visit anytime of the year, but in the Christmas the place gets more interesting, with a street market, where you can buy many things, like clothes, jewellery, typical food and other accessories.
5- Bullring Shopping Centre:
Even if you are not a fan of Shoppings Centres you will definitely want to visit this one because of its futuristic architecture.
If you are in the other team, the ones who love shopping, you will feel like home. The place is considered the best place to shop in the whole UK, and it is the biggest shopping Centre in the city, with 140 different stores.
Ready to Birmingham? The city is not really known by the tourists, but it is a place worth visiting. We are sure you won’t regret it.