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The Parkside Building:
5 Cardigan Street
B4 7BD
United Kingdom
(Entrance to Parkside reception is from Curzon Street)

Millennium Point:
Curzon Street
B4 7XG
United Kingdom


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Postcode for Sat Nav (Millennium Point NCP car park): B4 7AP

Millennium Point is clearly signposted from all main routes into the city – simply follow the brown tourist signs. Currently, there are major road works around the Millennium Point vicinity and access routes may change on a regular basis. You may need to follow diversion routes where indicated.

From M6, Junction 6 (Aston Expressway)

Follow signs to City Centre on the A38(M). After the first exit follow signs for Ring Road and Convention Centre. You immediately come to Dartmouth Circus roundabout. Take the first exit (Dartmouth Middleway, A4540). At the next roundabout take the third exit onto Jennens Road.

From M5, Junction 3 (Hagley Road)

Follow the A456 into Birmingham for approximately 6 miles, through the tunnel at Five Ways, onto Broad Street. Follow signs for the A38 (Aston Expressway) onto Great Charles Queensway. Proceed under the tunnel at St Chad's Queensway. Indicate left as you exit and go down to the island at the bottom. Take the third exit onto James Watt Queensway. Continue onto Chapel Street, then turn left at the traffic lights onto Jennens Road. Go all the way round the next roundabout to return along Jennens Road.

From M42, Junction 6 (Coventry Road)

Follow A45 City Centre for approximately 7 miles. You will then reach a large traffic roundabout (Bordesley Circus). Follow signs for the M6 into Watery Lane Middleway. At the first roundabout, follow signs for the M6. At the second roundabout, take the second exit into Lawley Middleway. At the third roundabout (Ashted Circus) take the first left onto Jennens Road.


There is a multi-storey car park owned and managed by Birmingham City Council situated adjacent to Millennium Point. The car park entrance is on Howe Street off Jennens Road.

If you are using a sat nav please use the postcode B4 7AP.

If you are heading to the Parkside Building (for Birmingham Institute of Art and Design and School of Media), head towards Curzon Street when you leave the car park, turn left when you reach the East Side City park and walk along the front of the Parkside Building until you reach the main reception entrance.

Car Parking Charges at Millennium Point Multi Storey Car Park:

Up to 1 hour: £1, up to 2 hours: £2.10, up to 3 hours: £3, up to 4 hours: £3.70, up to 6 hours £4.30, over 6 hours: £5.40.

Please retain your entry ticket on entering the Car Park. Payment is via machines located inside the car park building at the end of your visit. This car park takes cash and card payments. There is a cash machine available inside Millennium Point on Level 0.

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