Museums and Art Galleries: City Centre (Colmore Row)
Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery
Chamberlain Square, Birmingham. B3 3DH • (0121) 348 8038
Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery first opened in 1885. It is housed in a Grade II* listed city centre landmark building. There are over 40 galleries to explore that display art, applied art, social history, archaeology and ethnography.
The art gallery is famous for its Pre-Raphaelite paintings, which are part of the largest public Pre-Raphaelite collection in the world. The Birmingham History collections feature prominently in the 'Birmingham: its people, its history' gallery, which opened in late 2012.
BMAG also has a diverse exhibition programme that offers a series of changing exhibitions throughout the year. There may be an admission charge for these exhibitions.
Free Entry, Public Toilets.
No easily accessible wifi. No smoking.
Open 10am-5pm Monday to Thursday, 10.30am-5pm Friday, 10am-5pm Saturday and Sunday (please check the website for any late changes). Free admission.
Advance booking is not required.
Located to the west of the city centre on Chamberlain Square, between the Council House and Great Charles Street.
Birmingham New Street railway station: Ten minutes walk.
Parking available nearby - payment required.
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Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham. B3 3DH • (0121) 348 8038
Last Updated Monday 2 March 2020
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