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Chamberlain Memorial Fountain

Birmingham Central Library Chamberlain Square, Birmingham B3 3HQ, England
+44 121 693 6300
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Closed off but visible

There's work being done in the square so it's closed off but the top of the memorial stands... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2016
Amin A
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Cairo, Egypt
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Work in the square

I went to see the Chamberlain Memorial Fountain but the whole square was barricaded and closed to... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2016
percyvakil
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Constructed in a neo-Gothic style, this impressive Portland Stone monument was erected in 1880 in commemoration of Joseph Chamberlain, one of the great 19th-century city politicians of Birmingham.
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27 Nov 2016
“Closed off but visible”
31 Mar 2016
“Work in the square”
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Birmingham Central Library Chamberlain Square, Birmingham B3 3HQ, England
Ladywood
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+44 121 693 6300
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Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

There's work being done in the square so it's closed off but the top of the memorial stands defiantly above the barricades. Clearly it's a piece of art. Must come again to have a better look.

Thank Amin A
Reviewed 31 March 2016

I went to see the Chamberlain Memorial Fountain but the whole square was barricaded and closed to public as there was some demolition work in progress adjoining the square. It was early in the morning and there was no work going on so I decided...More

Thank percyvakil
Reviewed 20 February 2015

Sitting pride of place at the centre of Chamberlain Square is the memorial fountain. It was unveiled in 1880 to honour the politician Joseph Chamberlain who was mayor of Birmingham from 1873-6. The monument stands in front of the main museum and art gallery which...More

Thank Jolyon67
Reviewed 20 October 2014

The Chamberlain memorial was erected in honor of Joseph Chamberlain, one of Birmingham's most renowned figures, having been a businessmen, councilor, mayor and member of Parliament. The Joseph Chamberlain commemorative fountain was erected on the 20th October 1880 in chamberlain square, who was present at...More

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