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Library of Birmingham, UK - 'A City Gem'

The Library of Birmingham, which opened in September 2013, is one of the most photographed of modern builds in the City. It is estimated to have cost £188.8 million to build. 

The building has been recognised for both its innovative design and for its positive social impact and has won a number of awards.The design team was led by Mecanoo, a Netherlands-based architectural practice and the build was led by Carillion.

What we found out

What difference has it made


Construction & regeneration, Modern Architecture

Project dates

08 Mar 2018 - On-going

Contact (for more details)

Jonathan Bostock

0121 410 5520