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Edgbaston Park Hotel and Conference Centre is a modern hotel with contemporary en-suite bedrooms, free Wi-Fi and cutting-edge conference venues – and a quintessentially English Grade II-listed luxury house and boutique hotel. An ideal location in the heart of Birmingham’s secluded leafy Edgbaston – yet just two miles from Birmingham city centre. 

  • Sessions: Pevsner
  • Accommodation and catering: Edgbaston Park Hotel 


53 Edgbaston Park Road
B15 2RS



Finding your way to the event is easy; the venue is accessible via road, rail and air. For details on how to get to the venue, please see below.

By Train

For all train journeys please check your train times and specific routes by visiting National Rail EnquiriesThere are direct rail links between Birmingham and many of the UK's major cities.

The University train station is a 5-minute walk to the conference centre, and there is a high-frequency 7-minute service running direct from Birmingham New Street. Trains from Birmingham New Street to the University Station always depart from Platform 12B.

By Taxi

The University is around a 2.5-mile drive from Birmingham New Street Station and should take around 15-minutes in a taxi. Once leaving the train at Birmingham New Street the taxi rank is accessible from the exit by Hema or from the Bullring entrance side of the station. If you require a taxi you can use one of the following numbers:

Birmingham Taxis: 0121 702 2000

A2B Radio Cars Birmingham: 0121 744 1111

Roundabout Cars: 0121 453 1234 / 0800 783 5789

By Road

The Edgbaston Park Hotel and Conference Centre can be found using Sat Nav postcode: B15 2RS. Please note that there is very limited car parking on-site at the hotel, you can also park in the University’s North East Car Park on Pritchatts Road, postcode: B15 2SA. This costs £2.50 per hour or £7.00 for up to 10 hours, using the RingGo cashless system. Parking here is free of charge after 6pm Mon-Fri, and on weekends.



The on site hotel offers 4* hotel-style comfort accommodation. You will stay in a double en-suite bedroom. Guest rooms are finished to a superior standard with modern furniture and many convenient amenities including free Wi-Fi, a refreshment tray, complimentary toiletries and more. Delegates will also have access to a world-class sport and fitness centre, with 50m pool located a 10-minute walk away through campus.



All meals, tea, coffee and water are included during your stay. Breakfast and lunch are served onsite at the Edgbaston Park Hotel and your evening three course meal will be in a private dining room, all based at the conference centre. You can enjoy a drink before and after dinner in the hotel bar (at extra cost).

Evening time

Delegates will enjoy a high profile guest evening speaker every evening during their three course dinner. 

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