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The University of Birmingham is located in south-west Birmingham, approximately 3 miles from the city centre.



By Train

Local trains operated by West Midlands Railway run from Birmingham New Street to University Station, a ten minute walk from the Barber Institute. Check times at


By Bus

There are frequent buses (61, 63 and X64) operated by National Express West Midlands from the city to the bottom of Edgbaston Park Road.

Parking (Lunchtime concerts)

North East Car Park, 52 Pritchatts Road.
Satnav: B15 2SA

Parking (Evening/weekend concerts)

Free parking is available adjacent to the Barber Institute via the East Gate on performance nights and at the North East Car Park from 6.30pm onward, no permit required.

Blue Badge Holders

Parking is available on campus beyond the security barriers.



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Barber Institute of Fine Arts, University of Birmingham

The Barber Institute of Fine Arts

(Barber Concert Hall)