Situated at the heart of the country, The National Exhibition Centre (NEC) is located in Birmingham, England and is the UK’s largest exhibition venue!
How to get there?
The NEC is clearly signposted from all motorways and major routes including the M42, M40 and M6 – just pop B40 1NT into your satnav to get close, then follow the signs when you see them.
There are over 16,500 on site car parking spaces so you won’t need to search for a spot – follow the signs for InstallerSHOW to find the correct car park. After parking, simply jump on the free shuttle bus, or take a leisurely stroll along the signposted footpaths.
Travelling by Train or Air?
The NEC is adjacent to Birmingham Airport and Birmingham International railway station – there are free and fast air-rail link trains running every two minutes to and from Birmingham Airport.
Find out more about travelling to the venue by clicking here – this includes information on travelling by taxi, bicycle, bus and more.
Birmingham is home to countless pieces of heritage and art, spread across the city centre.
Step out of New Street Station, a engineering masterpiece where thousands of people come and go everyday, and you’ll be on the doorstep to the epicentre of the city boasting hundreds of shops, cafes and international cuisine.
Just a stroll towards Grand Central and the Bullring shows that Birmingham is a vibrant city that has maintained its trading spirit throughout its history! The church of St Martins is just minutes away, and has hosted the famous Bullring Markets for centuries until today. From here you’ll notice modern constructions that shape the city’s skyline like the colossal Rotunda or the Selfridges building.
There’s much to explore! Discover more about Birmingham here.
Resorts World Birmingham
Resorts World Birmingham is also host to some amazing leisure and entertainment facilities: Genting Hotel, Genting Casino, Santai Spa, Cineworld, Hollywood Bowl and family entertainment gaming centre Vortex.
Food and Drink
You can also enjoy food and drinks at well-known names like Nando’s, Miller and Carter and Las Iguanas, independents like Karaage or discover something new and exciting like authentic Vietnamese cuisine at Vietnamese Street Kitchen. There’s much to choose from!
Enjoy your favourite brands like Kurt Geiger, Next, North Face and Nike (to mention just a few) at outlet prices with up to 70% off on RRP.
Attending InstallerSHOW gives you access to a VIP Card – allowing you to enjoy extra discounts, offers and treats throughout Resorts World.
Please visit Guest Services on the ground floor to collect and validate your card. The card is valid for the stamped date only.