Culture, arts & entertainment: things to do in Birmingham


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Estimated cost £7 (adult admission) Estimated duration 30 mins - 2 hours Distance away About 2 miles away
At the Butterfly House of the Birmingham Botanic Gardens, on Westbourne Road in Edgbaston, discover dozens of species of butterflies and - with over 100 pupae put out each day - you might even see one hatch! Take a look from 10am to 6pm today.
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