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Round and About Centenary Square


Come and join us on our brand new 1 hour introduction to the city and appreciation of the new Centenary Square during Birmingham Heritage Week • Centenary Square explained in the context of its history

• Georgian pioneers Boulton, Watt and Murdoch

• Gas Street Basin - the centre of the country's canal system

• Public art explained

• John Baskerville and his passion for print

• Ideas for other things to see and do in the city

Start (12:00) and End (13:00): Library of Birmingham entrance, Centenary Square. Tours last 1 hour. Distance: 1km An eTicket is sent to you after booking. We support Sifa Fireside who work on acute and longer term homeless issues in Birmingham with at least 10% of all sales going to their work. A live audio system is used on many tours - ensuring you hear every word. Especially useful for those with hearing impairment. Please bring personal earphones with a 3.5 mm jack - or we supply a pair for a small donation to our chosen charity.

12 September 2019 –14 September 20192019-09-12T12:00:00Z2019-09-14T13:50:00Z

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Library of Birmingham

Centenary Square

B1 2EA Birmingham GB

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