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Library of Birmingham

Built as a people's palace

The Library of Birmingham - gold panels on the Shakespeare Memorial Room - Boulton, Watt and Murdoch statue

The Library of Birmingham is a ten level library and performance space, not just a stylish face but a place to see collections including the Warwickshire Photographic Collection documenting Birmingham's evolution.

The Shakespeare Memorial Room houses Britain's most important Shakespeare collections.

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Centenary Square, Birmingham, West Midlands, B1 2ND

Library of Birmingham


Shakespearean Times

Birmingham In-A-Day

Sights & highlights

Text © Alison Plummer

Image by Elliott Brown