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National Exhibition Centre

Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Huge place

Was here visiting an exhibition and was bowled over by the size of the place. Staff were very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Wonderful exhibition centre

We went there for the cycle show and was terrific All the staff are friendly and helpful. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Norwich, United Kingdom
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Bickenhill Parkway, Birmingham B40 1QA, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent visit all over me and my partner really enjoyed it Defo will look to come back here again when we can

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Reviewed yesterday

Lots of expensive doors a couple of Wood frame build companies. The rest was all interior and some garden stuff. I thought it was themed on Building your home but the the show is more about what they could get you to sign up for...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was here visiting an exhibition and was bowled over by the size of the place. Staff were very friendly and lots of amenities. Take comfortable shoes!

Thank Kvettraino
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have visited the NEC for the annual EGX event for the last few years. This large exhibition centre is easily accessible by public transport (just head to Birmingham International station), and is massive with multiple events taking place at the same time. All the...More

Thank Eccentric87
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place is massive, we visited here to see our son performance in the household cavarly musical ride at the horse of the year show. Well organised with plenty of facilities inside and its right opposite a massive shopping center for more choice of placea...More

Thank starlight010
Reviewed 5 days ago

I've been going to Miniatura (for dolls house and miniature lovers) at the NEC for a number of years. Shows are held in the spring and autumn and the Hopwoods who have organized and managed this exhibition since the beginning recently celebrated their 70th show...More

Thank ralegg
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great day out for horse lovers, but make sure you have very deep pockets. Parking over priced, food is so very expensive £6.50 for a prawn sandwich £11 for 2 pints of cider and that is after paying over £60 to get in. It...More

Thank MichelleHoggins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there for the cycle show and was terrific All the staff are friendly and helpful. The venue is really good.

Thank faimilyvalues
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A year later and I am repeating myself on the parking and price of the food in the hall. All too expensive but we still enjoyed ourselves. There were items being given away, WD40 GT85 etc as well as nutrition drinks and bottles. The staff...More

1  Thank Paul R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Building itself is ok, but parking charges have made me think twice about coming here again. Signs are up around the place stating that prices are going up to £16 per car from the 1st of October! So you pay for entry, pay inflated prices...More

Thank Jay C
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6 August 2018|
Response from Mairhaich | Reviewed this property |
Yes and taxis are cheap and plentiful
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Response from Marianne C | Reviewed this property |
Need to go to City Centre but Hilton Metropole Hotel is adjoining and is perfectly fine
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5 March 2018|
Response from 973SimonR973 | Reviewed this property |
I was parking with a blue badge, parking was free for this event, directions to the dedicated disabled area were very poor, we ended up in a little queue of drivers who had been given similar directions, eventually got... More