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Birmingham Walking Tour: Migration Stories from the Stratford Road provided by Sampad South Asian Arts and Heritage

Birmingham Walking Tour: Migration Stories from the Stratford Road

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You'll start at
B11 1RQ
Stratford Rd, Sparkhill, Birmingham B11 1RQ, UKWe will be meeting on the Stratford Road (at city centre end) under Camphill Bridge next to the 'Welcome to Sparkbrook' sign. The bridge is next to 'Al Janat' money exchange. Look out for Vimal carrying the Sampad sign! We will end in a different location.
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    Birmingham
    Stop: 3 hours -
    We'll be stopping at a number of key landmarks and exploring the stories of the migrants that came to call this place home. These include Al Fursan (Yemeni restaurant), Shree Ram Mandir (Hindu place of worship) and Gohil's Emporium (wedding superstore).
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You'll end at
Chaii Shai
789 Stratford Rd, Springfield, Birmingham B11 4DG, UKWe will be ending at a tea shop on Stratford road for a cup of chai.
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Departure Point
Stratford Rd, Sparkhill, Birmingham B11 1RQ, UK
Duration
2h 30m
Return Details
Chaii Shai, 789 Stratford Rd, Springfield, Birmingham B11 4DG, UK
Inclusions
  • Coffee and/or Tea
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
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All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Cheryl100761 wrote a review 11 Feb
33 contributions2 helpful votes
My Husband and I enjoyed the experience as it gave us an opportunity to slow down and appreciate the cultural diversity of an area we often pass by. The tour contributed to making the space more welcoming and accessible. The walking pase was just right, as well as the
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Date of experience: February 2020
Response from Sampadarts, Trainee Producer at Birmingham Walking Tour: Migration Stories from the Stratford Road
Responded 5 days ago
Glad you both enjoyed it! Thanks for coming along.
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olaajoke wrote a review 9 Feb
2 contributions
This was a really nice way to spend a Saturday morning! Engaging and informative. I left seeing Stratford road with new eyes, and appreciated the chance to hear about the migration stories. Highly recommended!
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Response from Sampadarts, Trainee Producer at Birmingham Walking Tour: Migration Stories from the Stratford Road
Responded 1 week ago
Thanks for joining us Ola. Glad you found it interesting!
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Tozeurus wrote a review 5 Feb
8 contributions8 helpful votes
Thoroughly enjoyed this approx 2hr walking tour along the Stratford Rd... It is an insight into the rich history and diverse culture of the city and its ever changing face. The history of the buildings and the stories of people who lived or worked there were engagingly depicted
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Date of experience: February 2020
Response from Sampadarts, Trainee Producer at Birmingham Walking Tour: Migration Stories from the Stratford Road
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for joining us on the tour! Glad to hear you enjoyed it.
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HSL wrote a review 2 Feb
3 contributions1 helpful vote
Great chance to learn more of the rich variety of cultures in Birmingham. The guide was great and very knowledgeable.
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Date of experience: February 2020
Response from Sampadarts, Trainee Producer at Birmingham Walking Tour: Migration Stories from the Stratford Road
Responded 1 week ago
Glad to hear you enjoyed it Hilary! Thanks for joining us.
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By: Sampad South Asian Arts and Heritage
Cheryl100761
Birmingham, United Kingdom
302
A taste of birmingham multiculturalism
My Husband and I enjoyed the experience as it gave us an opportunity to slow down and appreciate the cultural
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olaajoke
20
Engaging and interesting!
This was a really nice way to spend a Saturday morning! Engaging and informative. I left seeing Stratford road
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Tozeurus
Birmingham, United Kingdom
68
Walking Tour of Stratford Rd
Thoroughly enjoyed this approx 2hr walking tour along the Stratford Rd... It is an insight into the rich history
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HSL
31
Stratford RoadWalking Tour
Great chance to learn more of the rich variety of cultures in Birmingham. The guide was great and very
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Key Details
  • Duration: 2h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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  • Languages Offered: English
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