Birmingham Shopping and Districts

(Birmingham, West Midlands, England, UK)

Birmingham ShoppingBirmingham is a shopper's paradise and the city has become the region's shopping capital, with an enormous number of shops, department stores and malls. Central Birmingham is also busy and offers a wide range of retail options seven days a week, including many top fashion outlets, featuring the latest designer clothes.

With pedestrianised streets and a relaxed atmosphere, Birmingham city centre makes shopping an enjoyable pastime, with some the most popular locations include New Street, Corporation Street, Caxtongate Street and the Pavilion Central. Throughout the city centre there are countless top fashion outlets, such as Benetton, Diesel, French Connection, Jigsaw, and Levi's, together with a number of large and historic department stores.

Birmingham ShoppingBirmingham's new Bullring shopping complex was Europe's largest retail project and cost more than GBP 500 million. With excellent facilities and over 130 shops, cafés and restaurants, the shimmering Bullring complex has truly redefined the city centre. The city centre successfully combines a mixture of classical architecture and historic buildings, with more modern and stylish designs.

Opening Hours

Most shops in Birmingham open seven days a week, throughout the year, opening around 09:00 until 17:30 or later. On Sunday, opening hours are generally shorter than the rest of the week.

High Street Shops and Department Stores

Birmingham Shopping

Arcadian Centre

Address: 70 Hurst Street, Birmingham, B5 4TD, England
Tel: +44 (0)121 622 5348
The Arcadian Centre is a large shopping centre in the Digbeth area and also combines an entertainment complex. With a multi-screen cinema, restaurants, cafés and bars, the Arcadian Centre is also home to a large number of fashion outlets.
Open hours: daily

City Plaza

Address: Cannon Street, Birmingham, B2 5EP, England
Tel: +44 (0)121 633 3969
The City Plaza is located in the heart of the city centre and is full of some of the city's most exclusive shops and designer stores. With a stylish glass-domed roof, the City Plaza also features a number of cafés and coffee shops.
Open hours: Monday to Saturday - 08:30 to 18:30

Fort Shopping Centre

Address: Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, B24 9FP, England
Tel: +44 (0)121 386 4442
Situated in the Castle Bromwich area, the Fort Shopping Centre is full of major high-street names and an entertainment complex.
Open hours: Monday to Saturday - 09:30 to 18:00, Sunday - 10:00 to 16:00

Jewellery Quarter

Address: Hockley, Birmingham, B18, England
Tel: +44 (0)121 554 3598
The Jewellery Quarter, in the Hockley region of central Birmingham, contains more than 100 shops, selling classic pieces of jewellery at a fraction of normal, high-street prices. The Jewellery Quarter is also home to several workshops, where you can commission your own, unique jewellery.
Open hours: daily

Merry Hill Shopping Centre

Address: Brierley Hill, Dudley, Birmingham, DY5 1QX, England
Tel: +44 (0)1384 484 141
The Merry Hill Shopping Centre is a vast complex in the Dudley area. With hundreds of shops, include all of the major high-street favourites, Merry Hill can be easily reached from the city centre.
Open hours: Monday to Wednesday, Friday - 10:00 to 20:00, Thursday - 10:00 to 21:00, Saturday - 09:00 to 19:00, Sunday - 11:00 to 17:00

The Pallasades

Address: East Mews, The Pallasades, Birmingham, B2 4XA, England
Tel: +44 (0)121 633 3070
Located in Birmingham city centre, the Pallasades is a large complex with a relaxing atmosphere, together with a number of cafés and fastfood outlets.
Open hours: Monday to Wednesday, Friday - 09:30 to 18:00, Thursday - 09:30 to 19:00, Saturday - 09:00 to 18:00, Sunday - 11:00 to 17:00

The Pavilions

Address: 38 High Street, Birmingham, B4 7SL, England
Tel: +44 (0)121 631 4121
The Pavilions is the large mall and is located in the heart of the city centre. With major high-street stores, designer outlets, department stores include Marks and Spencer, cafés and coffee shops, the Pavilions has excellent amenities.
Open hours: Monday to Wednesday, Friday - 09:30 to 18:00, Thursday - 09:30 to 19:00, Saturday - 09:00 to 18:00, Sunday - 11:00 to 17:00