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Ranked #1 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Historic Sites; Outdoors
Owner description: Restored to its Edwardian Arts and Craft splendour, Winterbourne House is a unique heritage attraction – set within seven... more » Owner description: Restored to its Edwardian Arts and Craft splendour, Winterbourne House is a unique heritage attraction – set within seven acres of beautiful botanic gardens. Only minutes from Birmingham city centre, Winterbourne is a hidden gem – home to beautiful antiques and over 6,000 plant species from around the world. Wander along the woodland walk, stroll through the hazelnut tunnel, cross the 1930’s Japanese Bridge or simply soak up the tranquillity of this perfectly English Edwardian home. « less
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Ranked #2 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors
Once a thriving port, this area where several canals meet offers colorful canal boats, bars, cafes and restaurants.
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Ranked #3 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Parks; Outdoors
Owner description: A favorite area for hikers and mountain bikers, this 524-acre park consists of many trees, marshes and trees including a wide... more » Owner description: A favorite area for hikers and mountain bikers, this 524-acre park consists of many trees, marshes and trees including a wide variety of wildlife. « less
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Ranked #4 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Parks; Outdoors
Owner description: This park features historic gardens that have been influenced by the gardenesque style of planting, which features exotic... more » Owner description: This park features historic gardens that have been influenced by the gardenesque style of planting, which features exotic plants brought to the British Isles from all parts of the world. « less
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Ranked #5 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
Owner description: A beautiful, free entry community garden. A wildlife oasis, a haven of tranquility or a great destination for outdoor... more » Owner description: A beautiful, free entry community garden. A wildlife oasis, a haven of tranquility or a great destination for outdoor adventure, there are 2.5 acres of organically managed landscape to explore. Twisting paths meander past woodland, orchard, ponds, formal garden, an earth oven, a shipwreck children’s play area and more. Discover what a community garden is and Martineau Gardens’ role in providing a wildlife home so close to Birmingham city centre. « less
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Ranked #6 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Parks; Outdoors
This 96-acre working farm brings the country right to city dwellers offering guided nature walks and other popular events.
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Ranked #7 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
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Ranked #8 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
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Ranked #9 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Outdoors
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Ranked #10 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #11 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Parks; Water sports; Outdoors

this splendid private park and pool lies at the back of moseley high street and borders chantry and salisbury roads. Local residents can buy a subscription for a key to one of its... more »

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Ranked #12 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
Owner description: Fifteen acres of glorious landscaped gardens with over 7000 plants, shrubs and trees - and a new Butterfly House. Close to... more » Owner description: Fifteen acres of glorious landscaped gardens with over 7000 plants, shrubs and trees - and a new Butterfly House. Close to Birmingham city centre, this hidden tranquil setting also has four glasshouses taking the visitor from the hot steamy heat of the Tropical rainforest with its rich vegetation, through to the Sub-Tropical House with its stunning palms and tree ferns. The visitor moves through to the Mediterranean House, with its citrus plants and bright conservatory-type blooms - and finally to the stark contrast of the Arid House with desert climate and stunning cacti. « less
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Ranked #13 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Outdoors
Take a guided tour on foot around the Jewellry Quarter, which contains more than one hundred jewelry shops and workshops.
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Ranked #14 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Parks; Outdoors
This 450-acre park is home to a variety of wildlife and more than 300 species of wild flowers.
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Ranked #15 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: National Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #16 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #17 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
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Ranked #18 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
Owner description: Take a leisurely stroll through these walled gardens that have been restored to their original 18th-century splendor, and... more » Owner description: Take a leisurely stroll through these walled gardens that have been restored to their original 18th-century splendor, and explore the Summer House, Holly Walk and mysterious Maze. « less
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Ranked #19 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Parks; Outdoors
Owner description: The location of the BBC's Gardeners World, this delightful park serves as a family gathering place for picnics and... more » Owner description: The location of the BBC's Gardeners World, this delightful park serves as a family gathering place for picnics and recreation. « less
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Ranked #20 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
Owner description: A calm and quiet oasis located close to the International Convention Centre, which offers small and well-tended gardens of... more » Owner description: A calm and quiet oasis located close to the International Convention Centre, which offers small and well-tended gardens of exotic-looking plants along with plenty of benches to just sit and relax. « less
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Ranked #21 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Parks; Outdoors
Owner description: Located a short distance from the city center, these forty acres feature mature trees, lush grassland, and a scenic lake,... more » Owner description: Located a short distance from the city center, these forty acres feature mature trees, lush grassland, and a scenic lake, making it a pleasant spot for a relaxing outing. « less
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Magpie Mines (Sheldon)
Ranked #22 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Ranked #23 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
Owner description: Created in 1995 to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the end of World War II, this park was the site of the G8 summit... more » Owner description: Created in 1995 to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the end of World War II, this park was the site of the G8 summit in 1998, where world leaders planted trees that represented their respective countries. « less
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Ranked #24 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Parks; Outdoors
Owner description: Located about a mile from Birmingham's city center, this 43-acre park was donated to the city by Mrs. Louisa Ryland in the... more » Owner description: Located about a mile from Birmingham's city center, this 43-acre park was donated to the city by Mrs. Louisa Ryland in the 1870s, and today plays host to various events, fairs and bonfires throughout the year. « less
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Ranked #25 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Parks; Outdoors
This beautiful small park was opened in 1898 in commemoration of Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee.
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Ranked #26 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Parks; Outdoors
Owner description: Located in the eastern part of Birmingham, this scenic Edwardian park with its tranquil boating lake was opened in 1903 on 54... more » Owner description: Located in the eastern part of Birmingham, this scenic Edwardian park with its tranquil boating lake was opened in 1903 on 54 acres of open grassland. « less
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Ranked #27 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Trails; Outdoors
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Ranked #28 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
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Ranked #29 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #30 of 35 Outdoors in Birmingham
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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