Birmingham shopping

Shopping Centre in Birmingham

Great Western Arcade

Topped with a glass roof, this tile-floored Victorian-era arcade is a jewel filled with mostly independent shops.
Mall in Birmingham


Birmingham's stylish canal-side shopping experience, the redevelopment of the former Royal Mail sorting office, comes complete with designer hotels, a fleet of upmarket restaurants, the luxury department store Harve…
Music in Birmingham

Swordfish Records

A Birmingham institution, this independent record shop down a tiny backstreet brims with new and secondhand vinyl (and some CDs), including its own label releases. Robert Plant, Duran Duran's John Taylor, Dave Grohl…
Mall in Birmingham


Split into two vast retail spaces – the East Mall and West Mall – the Bullring has all the international brands and chain cafes you could ask for, plus the standout architectural wonder of Selfridges, which looks ou…
Mall in Birmingham

Grand Central Birmingham

Atop the revitalised New St station, the gleaming Grand Central Birmingham shopping mall is anchored by a massive John Lewis department store.