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Centenary Square

Broad St., Birmingham B1 2AE, England
+44 121 693 6300
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Lovely Architecture

There are some fantastic building around Centenary Square, a great mix of old and new architecture... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
shropshirenick
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Birmingham continues to improve.

Centenary Square on a nice day has an excellent atmosphere and gives visitors a glimpse of the way... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
John E
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This city square in the heart of Birmingham features the War Memorial in its center, and is surrounded by important attractions such as the ICC, Birmingham Rep and the Symphony Hall.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good48%
  • Average28%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice rink” (4 reviews)
“symphony hall” (12 reviews)
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Broad St., Birmingham B1 2AE, England
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+44 121 693 6300
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

There are some fantastic building around Centenary Square, a great mix of old and new architecture. Birmingham City Centre is really improving.

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Centenary Square on a nice day has an excellent atmosphere and gives visitors a glimpse of the way this city has developed over the past few centuries.

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

Oh dear one of my favourite places in Birmingham and now most of it is out of bounds undergoing some sort of renovation. It looks major and could take a very long time. I do hope not I'm missing it already

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Reviewed 10 January 2017

This square is located in Birmingham city centre and it is close to the main train station, the hyatt hotel, the ICC, the canals and the biggest library in the UK.

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Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Came here when visiting Christmas market do wheel, ice rink and market here. Normally you can visit the library which is a fab place to come especially the rooftop garden!

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Reviewed 28 November 2016

Spent sometime walking round Centenary Square. Found it very busy with the Christmas Markets and the Wheel and Ice rink. Makes for a pleasant 2 hours shopping and sightseeing around the area and with a nice walk to the ICC and the Canals. Big rebuilding...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2016

Since my college days i've always referred to this square as the centre of Birmingham. It is easy to find and it's close to Broad Street and Brindley Place so it's ideal for a night out. The new library maybe now stands out because of...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2016

Good open space in front of the new library and is used for many events. Also the walk way through from the city to the Symphony Hall and Brindley Place. Also home to the Repertory Theatre.

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Reviewed 20 August 2016

The Centenary Square is in the heart of the Birmingham City Centre located as a connector to the REP, ICC and Library. This hosts events also such as the Ice Skating Rink, Big Wheel and German Market. http://www.iceskatebirmingham.co.uk/

Thank Ian B
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

This is one of many squares in Birmingham city centre and is always worth a visit when I came to the city a couple of weeks ago there were demonstrations stalls and exhibits for Armed Forces Day yesterday when visting there was a youth music...More

Thank 70ish
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