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11.00 am - 12.00 pm - Eastside City Park

Eastside City Park is Birmingham’s first new City Centre Park in 130 years. Setting the standards for public realm expected from an international City, the park is the largest single piece of public realm in Birmingham City Centre, a green route to walk from the City Centre into the heart of Eastside.

Featuring 310 trees, formal lawns, public squares and a canal feature running 188m plus a 21 jet dry plaza, the park also incorporates a Science Garden, kiosk and children’s play area developed by Thinktank.

Eastside City Park

Address: Curzon Street
B4 7XG
Categories: Parks & Open Spaces Parks
Distance: 0.51 miles (0.83 km) from The Custard Factory
10 mins (approx.) from The Custard Factory
2 mins (approx.) from The Custard Factory

12.10 pm - 2.00 pm - The Custard Factory

Bigger and better than ever, the Custard Factory is buzzing; in fact, it's Birmingham’s very own version of Carnaby Street and Shoreditch all rolled into one. The Custard Factory is located in Digbeth (just down the road from Selfridges) and proudly boasts being the revolutionary arts and media quarter in the Midlands, plus a massively vibrant creative and retail hub. It truly is one of the coolest independent shopping and leisure areas in the entire region.

The Custard Factory

Address: Gibb Square
B9 4AA
Telephone: +44 (0) 1216 936333
Website: www.custardfactory.co.uk
Categories: Clubs

2.10 pm - 4.00 pm - Thinktank Birmingham Science Museum

In Eastside you’ll find Millennium Point, a mixed-used development and home to the Thinktank Science Museum. The perfect place for children young or old, Thinktank lets you explore the world around you and leave with awe and inspiration. The Giant Screen (formerly IMAX Cinema) there is the largest screen in the region, and gives a new dimension to blockbuster movies!

Thinktank Birmingham Science Museum

Address: Millennium Point
Curzon Street
B4 7XG
Telephone: +44 (0) 121 202 2200
Website: www.thinktank.ac
Categories: Kids and Young People Adult Attractions Attractions
Distance: 0.51 miles (0.83 km) from The Custard Factory
10 mins (approx.) from The Custard Factory
2 mins (approx.) from The Custard Factory

4.10 pm - 5.00 pm - Eastside Projects

Eastside Projects is an artist-run space and is a new model for a gallery, one where space and programme are intertwined. Alongside experimental contemporary art practices and exhibitions, the gallery has featured long-term, permanent works from international artists.

Eastside Projects

Address: Heath Mill Lane
B9 4AR
Telephone: 0121 7711778
Website: www.eastsideprojects.org
Categories: Art Galleries
Distance: 0.12 miles (0.20 km) from The Custard Factory
3 mins (approx.) from The Custard Factory
0 mins (approx.) from The Custard Factory
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