Birmingham Tours

Birmingham Tours specialises in providing friendly, professional guides for walking and driving tours of Birmingham to make your stay in the city an enjoyable unique experience.


To download our 2015 leaflet please click here.

We offer private and fixed date walking and bus tours throughout the year and operate the Big Brum Open Top Buz. THE BIG BRUM OPEN TOP BUZ IS AVAILABLE FOR PRIVATE HIRE ALL THE YEAR ROUND for corporate entertainment, private parties, weddings, school outings to name but a few possibilities. As a not for profit organisation we would love to have more FRIENDS OF THE BIG BRUM BUZ to keep it on the road so if you believe Birmingham the second city should have a bus come and join us.


The Big Brum Open Top Buz Sightseeing Tour - chocolate, custard, cars, whistles and bangles to the best in the world for science, medicine, education, sport and art - Birmingham has it all! will be running again from the end of April to the end of September 2015. Tour times 10.30, 12.30 and 2.30 from Victoria Square. The bus will be running every weekend except for the first Sunday of the month from May to October when we will be operating as the MUSEUM HERITAGE BUS.

Great news – 2014 ticket prices have been held. Tickets for the Big Brum Buz can be purchased on the bus on the day or in advance in person at the Central Library reception or through Oxboffice by phone on 0845 6801926 or online through Bookings will have priority.

Bus tours - for themed bus tours and the Big Brum Open Top Buz Sightseeing Tour check out the bus tours page and the Big Brum Open Top Buz Sightseeing Tour, page.


Themed bus tours can be arranged on the Big Brum Open Top Buz, covered double decker, hired, or your own coach by arrangement at any time of the year.


Fixed date themed bus tours:


Mother’s Day Special Bus Tour – with a cracking cream tea – 15th March 2015

Easter Celebration Bus Tour – a very special treasure hunt – 5th April 2015

Tolkien Hobbit Bus Tour – follow the road! – 10th May 2015

Peaky Blinders Bus Tour – discover the world of the Peaky Blinders with Dr Chris Upton – 21st June 2015

Musical Birmingham Bus Tour – from Black Sabbath to Laura Mvula – 12th July 2015

World War 1 History Bus Tour – Birmingham at War -  2nd August 2015

Ghost Bus Tour – prepare to be entertained and spooked by ghostly stories from around the city – 25th October 2015

Christmas Lights Bus Tour – a very special sparkly tour to light up your Christmas nights – 6th December 2015


Birmingham Tours Bus Tours – for further information please check out our bus tours page.


Birmingham Tours Walking Tours – for further information please check out our walking tours page.

Package tours can be arranged to suit your specific requirements. Start with the Welcome to Birmingham Big Brum Bonanza walk or panoramic coach tour on your own coach, hired coach, covered double decker or the Big Brum Open Top Buz to get a snapshot of the city. Either tour can be used for any event and are totally flexible. All tours either coach or walking tours last approximately one and a half hours and can be mixed and matched to provide a unique experience of your visit to Birmingham. Combine them with whatever interests your group – you will find the answer in Birmingham. We can offer a very special event for any occasion - check out the information on our Days Out In Birmingham page.


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134 Greenfield Road,
B17 0EG.

Tel 0121 427 2555
Mobile: 078051 15998




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