Birmingham A Visit to the Library of Birmingham
Half day private trip
From €0.93 per person
A Visit to the Library of Birmingham
The Library of Birmingham is a must-see destination for the whole family as it has a lot to tell about the city’s history and future. Enjoy its impressive architecture while immersing yourself in all its knowledge and culture. The full experience
  • Admire the captivating architecture of the Library inside and out.
  • Browse tons of books on display.
  • Visit the rich Shakespeare Memorial Room.
  • Enjoy the beautiful rooftop gardens.

Full description Discover the rich history of Birmingham by visiting the great Library of Birmingham. The largest public library in the UK that represents the city’s cultural epicenter. Situated right in the Centenary square and over 10 floors, the Library boasts tons of books, and incredibly diverse collections of archives, photography, rare books and exhibitions that chart the redevelopment of the ever-changing Birmingham. Wander through the library and get surprised by the number of books it has. Literally, you will find a section for whatever you want. Before you step into the Library, take your time to admire its innovative structure by the brilliant architect Francine Houben in 2010. Marvel at its wood-paneled façades and beautiful gardens that never fail to impress its visitors. Learn about Shakespeare’s life and writings on the 9th floor in his elegant memorial room that was originally built in the 19th century by John Henry Chamberlain to highlight an intriguing collection of Shakespeare's great works, plays and books. Before ending your tour, walk up to the top of the library and enjoy the beautiful view from the delightful rooftop gardens.

Type Private

Duration 1 hours

Stop At Library of Birmingham Duration: 1 hour

All fees and taxes according to your trip customization will be included in the supplier offer price
Priority Access Ticket
Professional Certified Tour Guide

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Tips for this trip
Don't forget
  • Passport
  • Ticket

Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Pets
  • Smoking

Know before the trip
  • You will go through a security check.
  • This trip is not recommended for people with mobility impairments.

Pickup/Meeting point

You can set the pickup point in the next step, if you don't need pickup , please be present at the meeting point 10 minutes before the trip starts.

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the activity starts.