Museums and Art Galleries: Suburbs (South Birmingham)
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham. B15 2TS • (0121) 414 7333
Featuring many of the greatest names in Western art, The Barber holds one of the most outstanding and internationally significant collections assembled in Britain during the 20th Century. Founded in 1932, the collection is housed in a Grade II listed Art Deco building.
Monet, Manet and Magritte; Renoir, Rubens, Rossetti and Rodin; Degas, Delacroix and Van Dyck- not to mention Botticelli, Poussin, Turner, Gainsborough, Gauguin, Van Gogh, Picasso, Hodgkin - you can see key works by all these and many more great artists in the galleries at the Barber Institute of Fine Arts for free.
There’s also a stunning coin gallery and an exciting programme of exhibitions, concerts, lectures, gallery talks, workshops and family activities.
No easily accessible wifi. No smoking.
Open 10am-5pm Monday to Friday, 11am-5pm Saturday and Sunday (please check the website for any late changes). Free admission.
Advance booking is not required.
Located south west of the city centre in Edgbaston, part of the University of Birmingham.
University railway station: Ten minutes walk.
Parking available nearby - payment required.
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham. B15 2TS • (0121) 414 7333
Last Updated Monday 2 March 2020
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