Heritage tours

The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Event cost
Free, booking required
Saturday 3 February (11:00) - Saturday 6 April 2024 (13:00)
The Exchange Reproduced with the permission of the Library of Birmingham. WK/B11/5129

Join our friendly guides on a heritage tour of The Exchange and discover its hidden history and fascinating stories.

Our guides will take you on a journey through time, revealing the secrets of this beautiful art deco building, from its beginnings as the headquarters of the Birmingham Municipal Bank to the University’s recent redevelopment and restoration. You will explore the stunning banking hall, see the original safe deposit boxes and vaults, visit rooms not normally open to the public and learn about the building's unique features and design.

Book your heritage tour today and discover the past and future of this magnificent building.

Tour dates and times

Saturday 3 February, Saturday 2 March, Saturday 6 April, 11:00 and 13:00.

The tour lasts approximately one hour. The meeting point for the tours are in the Banking Hall at The Exchange.  

Previous tour participants have said…

"The whole experience was excellent, made possible by the very informative guide along with past photographs. I know I will visit The Exchange again."

"Reflects well on The University for quality of restoration."

"Knowledgeable tour guide."