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I visited to see if I could gain some visibility to the recording of my grandfather who was killed... read more

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Hall of Memory

Poped in yesterday,11/11/2018.Truly a spinetingling place.Its free to enter and well worth a... read more

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In tribute to those who lost their lives in combat from World War I to present day, the interior of this somber memorial offers books with the names of the fallen, as well as impressive stained glass windows and skylights.
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Centenary Sq., Birmingham B1 2DY, England
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+44 121 693 6300
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 13 March 2016

In a city with excellent architecture everywhere, the Hall of Memory is well worth a visit - very moving chapel inside - highly recommended.

3  Thank GRAHAMMMCFARLANE
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Reviewed 14 March 2013

the books of the fallen are kept her. there is peace here to read to remeber and to difest the scarifices made by thousands of Brumy Take time go there and pay your respects

2  Thank MajorWoodruff
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Reviewed yesterday

I visited to see if I could gain some visibility to the recording of my grandfather who was killed in action in France. We could not see it on the day when we visited but staff received the details and said they would turn to...More

Thank Joyce P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Poped in yesterday,11/11/2018.Truly a spinetingling place.Its free to enter and well worth a visit.Felt so humble after.

Thank bluenoseg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

what a shame this por building - once is beautiful gardens - "back in the day" google old photos of bham...... for it to be amongst all the building works - hopefully - it will rise again when all is done. If you passi t...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2018

This is a great place for two reasons. 1) If you need time alone, to think, to just be away from the concrete, hussle bussle of Birmingham this is a lovely quiet retreat away from all of that. 2) This is also a beautiful homage...More

Thank Marek G
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Beautiful building with lots of memories. Unfortunately now dwarfed by huge modern buildings & more to come with the building site around it. Try to ignore all the surrounding hassle & enjoy the building as it used to be,

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

This looks like a very interesting memorial to those who fought in the war. Couldn’t get close today due to construction work. Next time

1  Thank albeback1
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Small memorial in from of town hall to the memory of world war one heroes. Closed at moment due to the amount of building work going on.

Thank IAN D
Reviewed 10 April 2018

a small but emotional visit to the Hall of Memory. We popped in whilst the german market was on 2016. people were letting their kids run over the flag stones outside, shame. but inside theres tributes to the fallen.

Thank britishbulldog50
Reviewed 28 March 2018

The area around this building (Centenary Square) is currently being redveloped so you cannot get near this building nor get inside it. This work will carry on till summer 2019 when the Hall of Memory will reopen.

Thank Guilbert53
Reviewed 24 September 2017

I've always walked past this building without actually knowing what it is. One day I walked past and it was open and so I did myself a favour and had a look. The inside has numerous plaques and dedications to those who died in WW1...More

1  Thank Zain C
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