The NEC have an excellent section on their website which will help you with your visit - http://www.thenec.co.uk/planningavisit
To help you plan your visit here is the menu for the next show.
Here are a few other sites that may help as well.
Bimingham Convention & Visitor Bureau This is one of the best sites for finding accommodation.
Bimingham101 A great site telling you what's going on in the Birmingham area.
And a few more of special interest:
Clubs, Societies and other useful sites.
Michael Hinchcliffe's Studio A website covering a wide range of modelling disciplines.
British Miniaturists Directory Directory of British Miniaturists promoting the excellence of British Miniatures to the public on the world wide web.
Artisans In Miniature An association of international professional artisans, dedicated to promoting a high standard of excellence in original handcrafted scale miniatures.
The Guild of Miniature Needle Arts
The Miniature Needlework Society
Miniature World in Victoria (Canada) Anyone planning a trip to Canada should definitely see this site for more information.
Miniatures Fairs UK
Doreen Jeffries Fairs are run at Pudsey (Leeds) and Stafford. Doreen is one of the longest established organisers and her fairs are among the most popular in the UK.
A World In Miniature The famous World in Miniature Collection now in it's new home near Carlisle.
Minis4All Internet group with over 350 members from all around the world.
Dollshouse-Info Good site for what is going on, when and where across the UK. Independant.
British Toymakers Guild Organisation representing makers of handmade traditional toys.
The Tiny Times - News from the Dollshouse & Miniatures World - An on-line Interactive Magazine bringing you more news, more views, more interesting articles and features from the world of miniatures and dolls houses.
Miniatura is committed to supporting all aspects of miniatures, and model villages are no exception. We know that many visitors to Miniatura will also enjoy a day out to one of these attractions around the country.
Babbacombe Model Village
Bekonscot Model Village
Blackpool Model Village
Forest Model Village
Great Yarmouth Model Village
Southport Model Railway Village
Warley Model Train Show Held annually at the NEC, this is one of the top rail shows in the country and features many aspects of modelling that will appeal to all miniaturists.
Teesoutdoors Not a dolls house site but if you want expertise in outdoor pursuits, especially in the North East of England look no further than Dave and Diane Hopwood. After all if you want the occasional break from making in miniature you'll always enjoy the outdoors more with the help of an experienced and helpful professional.