Birmingham City Centre

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Planning your visit

Address: Canal & River Trust, Birmingham Office, 22 Cambrian House, King Edwards Road, Birmingham, B1 2AN View on Google map

Opening Times: Towpath open every day. Our office is open 8:30am - 16:00pm, Monday to Friday

Price: Once you're parked up, it won't cost you a thing

Toilets: The nearest toilets are in Brindley Place

Explorers in Birmingham

With more miles of canal to explore than Venice has to offer, you won't be short of things to see and do in Birmingham. 

Birmingham's waterways make the ideal escape to unwind in the middle of the busy city. There are plenty of green spaces, vibrant waterfront bars and restaurants and historic architecture to admire. Birmingham also boasts an active waterway with lots of cycling, canoeing, paddleboaring and walking routes.

Things to do and see

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Wildlife spotting:

While this is the city centre, remember to feed the swans, coots and ducks something healthy. And you may even be lucky enough to see a Black Redstart or Peregrine Falcon!

Getting here

By car - Brindley Place offer multistorey car parking with standard rates

By train - Birmingham New Street station is a 15 minute walk to our office and even shorter to Gas Street Basin

By boat - Brindley Place and Gas Street Basin are part of the famous Birmingham boating ring

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