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Martineau Place

1 Martineau Place, Birmingham, B2 4UW

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Access Guide

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Introduction

Opening Times

  • Monday 09:00 - 18:00.
  • Tuesday 09:00 - 18:00.
  • Wednesday 09:00 - 18:00.
  • Thursday 09:00 - 18:00.
  • Friday 09:00 - 18:00.
  • Saturday 09:00 - 18:00.
  • Sunday 11:00 - 17:00.
  • Comments
    • These are the official opening times but the shopping centre building does not actually close as the arcades have open access from the street..

Location

  • The venue is situated within the centre of the city.
  • This venue is situated in Birmingham.
  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest mainline station is Moor Street, Snow Hill or New Street.

Parking

  • The venue does not have its own car park.
  • Public Car Parks
    • There is a car park for public use within 200m (approx).
    • The name of the car park is Albert Street NCP car park.
    • The car park is located in Albert Street.
  • On Street Parking and Drop-off Details
    • On street marked Blue Badge bays are not available.
    • Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are not available.
    • There is not a designated drop off point.

Outside Access (Bull Street Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located in Bull Street.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open (no doors).

Level Change (Bull Street Entrance)

  • There are steps to access this area / service.
  • The steps are located immediately beyond the entrance.
  • There is / are 15+ step(s) to the area / service.
  • Lighting levels at the steps are low.
  • The steps are clearly marked.
  • The steps are medium.
  • The steps do have handrails.
  • The handrails are on both sides.
  • There is a standard and / or platform lift to access this service.

Lift

  • There is a lift for public use.
  • The lift is located immediately beyond the Bull Street Entrance.
  • The lift is a standard lift.
  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are 1-2.
  • The lift is 2m (2yd 7in) from the Bull Street Entrance.
  • Staff do not need to be notified for use of the lift.
  • The clear door width is 120cm (3ft 11in).
  • The dimensions of the lift are 130cm x 200cm (4ft 3in x 6ft 7in).
  • There are not separate entry and exit doors in the lift.
  • There is not a mirror to aid reversing out of the lift.
  • The lift does have a visual floor indicator.
  • The lift does have an audible announcer.
  • The controls for the lift are within 90cm - 120cm from the floor.
  • The lift does have Braille markings.
  • The lift does have tactile markings.
  • The lighting level in the lift is medium.
  • Comments
    • The lift is currentely out of service (Feb 2016). Please contact the venue for further details.

Outside Access (Corporation Street Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located in Corporation Street.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open (no doors).
  • Comments
    • The gap between the bollards is 120cm.

Outside Access (Union Street Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located in Union Street.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open (no doors).
  • Comments
    • The gap between bollards is 270cm.

Inside Access

  • There is not level access to the service.
  • This venue does not play background music.
  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
  • Lighting levels are varied.

Level Change (Inside Access)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located along the Martineau Way walkway.
  • The ramp or slope is easy.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.
  • Comments
    • There is some uneven paving along the Martineau Way walkway.

Accessible Toilet

  • There are not accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.

Standard Toilet(s)

Additional Info

  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.