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The Library of Birmingham

Centenary Square, BIRMINGHAM, West Midlands, B1 2ND.

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The ten-level Library shares a spacious entrance and foyer as well as a flexible studio theatre seating 300 people with the Birmingham Repertory Theatre. Sited in Centenary Square it, along with The REP and Symphony Hall, forming a cultural heart for the city.

An outdoor Amphitheatre, surrounded by wild flower planting, in Centenary Square provides a performance space for music, drama, poetry reading and storytelling.

There are two outdoor garden terraces, children’s spaces and a panoramic viewing gallery at the summit, where visitors are able to enjoy stunning views from one of the highest points in the city.

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      Events

      Friday, 22 July 2022 - Saturday, 5 November 2022

      Everything to Everybody: Your Shakespeare, Your CultureEverything to Everybody: Your Shakespeare, Your CultureThe exhibition brings to life the Shakespeare Memorial Library with objects from the collection and new responses to Birmingham's distinctive Shakespeare heritage in film and spoken word. The exhibition challenges visitors to think about what culture means to them today and how they themselves can…
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      Opening Times

      * Mondays and Tuesdays: 11am - 7pm
      Wednesdays to Saturdays: 11am - 5pm
      Sundays: CLOSED

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