House of Fraser (formerly called Rackhams): "One of the four major Department Stores" Top 5 Page for this destination Birmingham Shopping Tip by Galahad

Birmingham Shopping: 50 reviews and 52 photos

Same store but smartened up to compete with Selfridges. As part of the new image they have changed the name (pity). Having said that, we actually preferred the food hall to that of the flashy Selfridges where you feel everyone's a young thing. I think its old age!!! I would have liked a few more really knowledgeable staff to be around in the food hall. I didn't look at the other departments so I can't comment.

Address: Corporation Street
Directions: In the centre of the old city centre. 5 minutes walk from each of the 3 railway stations and the metro.
Theme: Department Store

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Dec 29, 2003
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