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The Barber Institute of Fine Arts

University of Birmingham, Birmingham, B15 2TS

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The Barber Institute of Fine Arts

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Home to one of the finest small art galleries in Europe, and a concert hall with perfect acoustics, comfort, and rest for the eye, the Barber Institute is as unique as it is uplifting - a haven of tranquillity on a bustling university campus in a major metropolis.

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    Sunday, 12 June 2022 - Monday, 12 June 2023

    Sights of Wonder: Photographs from the 1862 Royal TourPyramids, sphinxes, temples and shrines: breathtaking views of these ancient and often iconic landmarks, captured by pioneering Victorian photographer Francis Bedford, feature in the Barber's first ever online-only exhibition, Sights of Wonder.
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    Friday, 8 July 2022 - Sunday, 25 June 2023

    Paying Respects coin exhibitionPaying Respects: Money and Mortality
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    Opening Times

    * Monday - Closed
    Tuesday - Opens: 10:00 Closes: 17:00
    Wednesday - Opens: 10:00 Closes: 17:00
    Thursday - Opens: 10:00 Closes: 17:00
    Friday - Opens: 10:00 Closes: 17:00
    Saturday - Opens: 10:00 Closes: 17:00
    Sunday - Opens: 10:00 Closes: 17:00

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