J. W. Evans Silver Factory
English Heritage - Established in 1881, J. W. Evans is one of the most complete surviving historic factories in Birmingham.
Birmingham Nature Centre
Visit the Birmingham Nature Centre and see a wide range of animals from continents across the world.
Recommended by Jenny Bell, Birmingham
|Pershore Road, Edgbaston|
The Council House is a listed building, designed by Yeoville Thomason and built between 1874 and 1879 on Ann Street.
Gas Street Basin
Come and visit the heart of Britain's canal network at Gas Street Basin, located in Birmingham city centre.
Recommended by Kevin Forster, Wiltshire“Step back in time to the start of the industrial revolution right here in the centre of Birmingham”
Second City Boats
Boat tours of Birmingham.☎ 01212369811
National Sea Life Center And Aquarium
Spectacular aquarium, Imax cinema and underwater adventure. Great day out for all the family.
BBC Birmingham Public Space FREE
Come and try reading and recording a weather report or news item in our popular interactive area. Great fun for all the family.
Birmingham Back To Backs
National Trust - visit this atmospheric 19th century restored courtyard of working people's homes.
|55-63 Hurst Street / 50-54 Inge Street|
Tour the home of Cadbury's chocolate. Mmm..free samples.
Wide range of animals, petting farm, lovely cafe and picnic area.☎ 01214727775Recommended by Anne Stone, Birmingham
The Shakespeare Express
Vintage train rides aboard an historic steam train, a great day out for all the family.☎ 01217084960
Winterbourne House And Gardens
A hidden gem just mins from the city centre.☎ 01214143003
Birmingham Botanical Gardens
Visit these 4 amazing glass houses, ranging from arid desert to tropical rainforest. Enjoy the children's playground, gardens,cafe.
F1k Indoor Karting
Indoor Karting Centre.
|Unit 6, Avery Dell Industrial Estate Lifford Lane|
Blakesley Hall is a timber framed Tudor Hall and is one of Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery's community museums.☎ 01213488000
StarCity is the Midland’s premier family leisure and entertainment Centre.☎ 01212704455Recommended by Louise Fallowes, Wolverhampton“So much to do in one place, the kids loved it!”
Museum Of The Jewellery Quarter
Discover this remarkable museum which tells the fascinating story of Birmingham’s rich jewellery heritage.
|75-79 Vyse Street|
Birmingham Museum And Art Gallery FREE
Birmingham Museums now manages and governs these important collections and museum sites.Recommended by Noel Peters, Wolverhampton
Home of Birmingham's innovative Science Museum.☎ 01212022258
Lapworth Museum Of Geology
This is one of the oldest geological museums in the UK dating back to 1880.
This historic and elegant home was owned by Matthew Boulton, local entrepreneur and industrialist, from 1766 to 1809.
Barber Institute Of Fine Arts
Featuring Impressionist and Old Master collections, including works from the 13th to 20th centuries.
|University of Birmingham|
Selly Manor Museum
A museum steeped in history, in one of Birmingham's oldest buildings.Recommended by Nazreem Shah, Birmingham“Very good museum for local history enthusiasts”
Swanshurst Park FREE
Within the park are two large pools which are excellent sites for waterfowl and a wintering ground for swans.
|off Yardley Wood Road/Swanshurst Lane|
Handsworth Park FREE
This lovely park has been a local favourite for over 100 years. It's a welcome oasis for people visiting the area.
Kings Heath Park FREE
This is the first of Birmingham's urban parks to achieve Green Flag status.
Recommended by Arthur Lawson, Birmingham
Moseley Bog Local Nature Reserve FREE
A wonderful hidden part of Moseley seen by many as the inspiration for the author J.R.R Tolkien.
|Yardley Wood Road|
Cannon Hill Park FREE
Green Flag award winning park with it's own boating lake.☎ 01214424226Recommended by Janet Dawson, Birmingham
This internationally acclaimed contemporary art gallery is located in Brindleyplace, near the centre of Birmingham.☎ 01212480708
Bowling At The Leisurebox
Ten Pin Bowling in the heart of the city.
Bowlplex Birmingham Broadway Plaza
Ten Pin Bowling Alley.☎ 01214105888
The UK's Oldest Working Cinema.
Cineworld Birmingham Broad Street
12 screen multiplex cinema in the heart of the city.☎ 03303334444
UK's oldest working cinema.☎ 01216437879
Offering the largest screen in the Midlands.☎ 01212022222
Odeon Birmingham New Street
Multi-screen cinema.☎ 03330144501
Odeon Birmingham Broadway Plaza
Multi-screen cinema (Odeon Luxe).☎ 03330144501
Vue Cinema Birmingham
Multi-screen cinema.☎ 03453084620
New Alexandra Theatre
The Alexandra Theatre was built in 1901 by William Coutts at a cost of £10,000 and was originally called the Lyceum.
Old Joint Stock Theatre
Find out what's coming up soon at the OJST.
|4 Temple Row West|
Jongleurs Comedy Club
Popular city centre comedy club.
Edgbaston Golf Club
Established in 1896, this is one of the best private member golf clubs in the midlands.
Moseley Golf Club
Health and fitness. No contract needed.☎ 08448113522
State of the art health and fitness club.☎ 01216334645
Cocks Moors Woods Leisure Centre
The largest leisure centre in south Birmingham and has everything you need to stay fit, healthy, have fun and entertain the kids.
|Alcester Road South|
Virgin Active Broadway Plaza
Health and fitness club.☎ 01214235700
Virgin Active Star City
Health and fitness club.☎ 01213228700â€Ž
Fitness First Stirchley
Friendly health and fitness club.☎ 01214586777
State of the art indoor karting centre.☎ 08456436890
Indoor go karting centre.
|Unit 6, Avery Dell Industrial Estate|
Lifford Lane, Kings Norton
Grand Prix Karting
Outdoor karting centre.☎ 01213277700
Planet Ice At The Leisurebox
Indoor ice skating in the heart of the city.
The International Athletics Stadium comprises full International Association of Athletics Federations track and field competition.
Outdoor activity centre. Activities range from kayaking, snowboarding, archery and many more.☎ 01217725111
Adventure Island Mini Golf
England’s first ever indoor adventure golf complex featuring two brilliantly themed 18-hole courses.☎ 01213287474
Twin Peaks Indoor Climbing Walls
Twin peaks indoor climbing walls at Star City, Birmingham offer you an introduction to the sport of climbing.
32 Watson Road
Twin Peaks Indoor Rock Climbing
Indoor rock climbing centre.
Indoor Climbing Centre.☎ 01214498000
Futuristic laser tag game experience.☎ 01213281235