You will be spending your day in a magnificent Grade II listed Victorian building, touched by history - the perfect setting for a wedding of style. Your guests will admire the scale of the interior and its intricate ceilings. The Banqueting Suite extends almost the full length of the Council House and has a central position at the head of the main staircase.The arched windows that run the length of the suite give impressive views across Victoria Square and the City. The Banqueting Suite divides up into three areas; The Central Reception Area, The Banqueting Room and the Drawing Room.
The Civic Catering team specialise in putting on stylish functions, banquets and conferences in this unique setting. Hiring these splendid rooms and providing quality service and professional support for our wedding parties makes the Banqueting Suite an ideal venue for Wedding Ceremonies and Wedding Receptions of distinction. Wedding couples have exclusive use. A wedding function at the Banqueting Suite will stay in the memory long after the event.
Type of Cuisine:
You can make your personal choice of dishes from a whole range of high quality culinary menus, which you can mix and match according to requirements.
Directions by car:
FROM THE M5, JUNCTION 3
Take the junction 3 exit from the M5 and follow signs A456 to Birmingham West and Central. After 5 miles move the right hand lane to continue along the A456 through the underpass. You will emerge into Broad Street, shortly passing the International Convention Centre [on left]. Stay in left lane [you will see a large black glass office block ahead], turn left [Baskerville House on left] continue ahead to traffic lights and down Summer Row [A457] to next island – round island and back up Summer Row to take first left into Charlotte Street. Continue to Newhall Street, turn right up hill through traffic lights to take 2nd right, Edmund Street go to top stop at security barrier. You will be directed around to the Council House Courtyard
FROM THE M6, JUNCTION 6
Leave the M6 at junction 6 and follow the signs for the City Centre [A38]. After approximately 2 miles the road becomes elevated. Continue following the A38 and go under the tunnel [St Chad’s Circus Queensway] keeping in left hand lane. As you emerge from the tunnel, filter left following the signs for International Convention Centre. I.e. rejoining the dual carriageway. DO NOT GO UNDER THE NEXT TUNNEL! Go up the hill to the traffic lights, turn left into Newhall Street, take 2nd right into Edmund Street, at the top stop at the security barrier. You will be directed around into the Council House Courtyard.
Directions by public transport:
New Street and Snow Hill stations are at the centre of the national rail network. Both stations are within 10 minutes walk to the Council House.
Most bus services terminate or travel through Birmingham City Centre. Stops are located within 5 minutes walk to the Council House.