Newman Brothers

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Directions & Parking

Whether visiting Newman Brothers at the Coffin Works by foot, bicycle, public transport or by car, the information below will help you find us.

How to find us

 Address: 13-15 Fleet Street, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham, B3 1JP


Walking

on foot

 

We are only a short walk from both the Library of Birmingham and Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery. You can find us on the other side of the Ring Road. There is an underpass or you can use the crossings. Please take care crossing Paradise Circus.


Cycling

cycling

 

We have bike racks in the Courtyard.

 


Travelling by Train

train

 

Our nearest train stations are New Street and Snow Hill. The Jewellery Quarter metro is a little bit further away.

Birmingham New Street

We are a 10-minute walk from Birmingham New Street. Visitors should follow signs for Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery (BMAG) and cross over at Great Charles Street Queensway, a dual carriageway located at the rear of BMAG. From there, head straight on, which will bring you on to Newhall Street. Carry on walking for around 50 metres and Fleet Street is the second road on the left. Newman Brothers is located at the top end of the road.

Birmingham Snow Hill

If travelling from Snow Hill Station, this is roughly another 10-minute walk. Leave the station and turn right on to Colmore Row. Head down that road for approximately 300 metres until you reach traffic lights, where you’ll also find York’s Bakery located on the right. Cross over on to Newhall Street and turn right. Head down Newhall Street until you reach Great Charles Street Queensway. From there, head straight on, which will bring you on to Newhall Street. Carry on walking for around 50 metres and Fleet Street is the second road on the left. Newman Brothers is located at the top end of the road.


Travelling by Car

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Please be aware, due to the Paradise development, there will be a series of road diversions in place which will have an affect on Fleet Street where we are based. Please leave yourself a little bit of extra travel time!

For information about current local diversions, please look at this website: birmingham.gov.uk/connected

From the M6 Junction 6

Leave the M6 at junction 6 and follow signs for City Centre (A38). After approximately 2 miles the road becomes elevated. Keep following the A38 and go under the tunnel (St Chad’s Circus Queensway) keeping in the left-hand lane.

As you emerge from the tunnel, filter left following signs for The International Convention Centre i.e. re-joining the main dual carriageway. DO NOT GO UNDER THE NEXT TUNNEL. Stay in the right-hand lane and turn 360 degrees at the island (Paradise Circus) back into Great Charles Street following signs for The North M6, passing the college on your left.

Take first left (traffic lights into Newhall Street and first left (traffic lights) into Lionel Street. Continue to the end of the street and turn right at the Shakespeare Pub. Follow the road round to the right into Fleet Street (Fleet Street Kitchen at top of hill). You will find us about 20 metres down on the right). Fleet Street is a one-way street.

From the M5, Junction 3

Take the junction 3 exit from the M5 and follow sign A456 to Birmingham West and Central. After approximately 5.5 miles you will pass the Plough and Harrow hotel on your left – get into the right-hand lane and continue along A456 through the underpass.

You will emerge into Broad Street. Shortly after passing the International Convention Centre (on left), follow signs for The North M6 at island into Great Charles Street. Take first left (traffic lights) into Newhall Street and first left (traffic lights) into Lionel Street. Continue to the end of the street and turn right at the Shakespeare Pub. Follow the road round to the right into Fleet Street (Fleet Street Kitchen at top of hill). You will find us about 20 metres down on the right). Fleet Street is a one-way street.


Car Parking

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There is on-street parking (2 hours no return) available on Fleet Street at a cost of £1.40. In surrounding streets there is a 4 hour stay. Please be aware that the side of the street along the canal is for Permit Holders only – you will get a ticket!

On-street parking is FREE after 6pm.

There is a Coach parking bay in Fleet Street, almost opposite Newman Brothers at the Coffin Works.

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The nearest off-road parking is located nearby on Charlotte Street. Prices:

Mon-Sun 24 hours
£1.00 / 1 hour
£2.00 / 2 hours
£2.80 / 3 hours
£3.80 / 4 hours
£5.50 / 12 hours
£6.50 / 24 hours

In addition, Paradise Circus is also very near and provides off-site parking. Prices:

Mon-Sat 6:00-1:00
£ 1.20 / 1 hour
£ 2.40 / 2 hours
£ 3.40 / 3 hours
£ 4.00 / 4 hours
£ 5.30 / 6 hours
£ 8.80 / 24 hours
£ 3.00 / evening
Sun 6:00-1:00
£ 3.00 / flat rate

Disabled Parking
There are two Disabled parking bays for Blue Badge holders located on Fleet Street, to the right of the main entrance to Newman Brothers.

For more information about disabled access to the museum, click here.


Travelling by Bus

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Please note: during the roadworks near to us some of the bus routes may have altered temporarily.

Services 8A and 8C (Inner Circle) and 101 from Birmingham City Centre (Colmore Row) and Handsworth serve the Warstone Lane clock in the heart of the Jewellery Quarter (10 minute walk to Newman Brothers).

Services 16, 74 and 75 run along Constitution Hill and Great Hampton Street stopping close to Vyse Street (20 minute walk to Newman Brothers).

A short bus hop from the city centre

From the town centre you can catch the 82/87 service outside The Square Peg pub at the top of Corporation Street. Get off at the Lionel Street stop and follow Lionel Street until you see the Shakespeare pub. Just before the pub there are some green bollards and steps which lead down to Fleet Street next to our factory, or you can continue around the road into Fleet Street. We are 30 metres down on the right. Remember – this distance is covered by the £1 fare.

 

Birmingham City Centre Bus Stops.

Our nearest stops are the Paradise Circus Interchange (5 minutes walk) and Snow Hill Interchange (10 minutes walk).

To Paradise Circus Interchange To Snow Hill Interchange
 From Bull Street Interchange 16, 98, 99, 424, x64
 From Markets Interchange 81, 89, 126, 127, 128 16, 424
 From Moor Street Interchange 126, 127, 128 16, 98, 99, 424, x64
 From New Street Interchange 81, 82, 87, 89, 126, 127, 128 98, 99, x64
 From Paradise Circus Interchange 9, 10, 22, 23, 24, 29, 29A, 120, 140, 141
 From Snow Hill Interchange 9, 10, 22, 23, 24, 29, 29A, 120, 140, 141

 

We recommend that you check bus times before travel.

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