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Address: Centenary Sq., Birmingham B1 2DY, England
Phone Number: 44-121-693-6300
Description: In tribute to those who lost their lives in combat from World War I to...
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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Walk round but go in to pay respects and appreciate the building and memories. Just a brief visit will give you time to reflect

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Walk round but go in to pay respects and appreciate the building and memories. Just a brief visit will give you time to reflect

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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The Hall of Memory is a delightful small building that manages to be overlooked by many who visit Birmingham. The design is simple and almost unassuming, but this is, in my view, appropriate for a war memorial. The statues guarding outside are well worth closer inspection. Inside the main feature is the Book of Remembrance, which displays a different page... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

It is definitely worth popping into the Hall of Memory - I have passed this many many times and finally decided to pop in - very moving with all the poppies and memorials in place.

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

It is an attractive round memorial building. If you are in the area you might like to pop in , but not worth a stop

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Despite the location in Centenary Square, it seems that many people who might be interested in this significant building just walk past. I am proud to live in a city where respect for those who have "made the ultimate sacrifice" is placed so centrally. I find it quite moving to see the names commemorated and the touching personal tributes displayed... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I visited close to Christmas when the Christmas truce of 1914 was being mentioned a lot in the media. You can really feel a connection with those that have fallen in WW1, WW2 and beyond. This monument is in a very busy part of Birmingham just in front of the new library. It is surrounded by gardens and at night... More 

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birmingham england
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

This building designed and built in the 1920s by local craftsmen provides a simple, beautiful art deco inspired space in the middle of a noisy city where you can think about the impact of war on people and places. Its muted stain glass windows and the bas reliefs on the walls create a wonderful atmosphere of peace. The calligraphy in... More 

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Visited whilst passing through town on a rainy day but once inside we were impressed by the look of it. Very nice memorial.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I had always wanted to go inside here and was glad I did. It is a quiet, peaceful place to consider lives lost. Pay your respects people. It's a mini cathedral!

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Open every day except Sunday between 10:00 and 16:00 and free to enter, the Hall of Memory is a wonderful tribute to the thousands of Birmingham citizens who gave their lives in both World Wars and during the many campaigns since 1945. It's an oasis of calm in a busy part of the city centre. The rolls of honour listing... More 

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Address: Centenary Sq., Birmingham B1 2DY, England
Phone Number: 44-121-693-6300
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham

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