Information for families in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

Bournemouth International Centre (BIC)

Bournemouth International Centre (BIC) logo

The Bournemouth International Centre (BIC) is ideally situated close to the beach and pier, gardens and town centre and boasts a 650-space 'Park Mark' Safer Parking Award pay and display car park. Read about how to find us.

The building has four halls ideal for various concerts, conferences and exhibitions, making it the largest venue in the southern region.

Overlooking Pier Approach, the Terrace Coffee shop is an ideal place to relax with a coffee and have a chat.

There are plenty of options for eating and drinking at the BIC. If you want to grab a coffee and a sandwich, our Terrace Café overlooking Pier Approach is an ideal place to relax. The Terrace Cafe also has free Wifi. Pre-show dining is available on a selection of shows, offering a first class dining experience and guaranteed interval seating with beautiful sea views.

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Venue/Contact Details
Bournemouth International Centre
Exeter Road
Area coverage
Pan Dorset
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  • Hearing Loop Available
  • Refreshment / Snacks
  • Toilet Available
  • Accessible Toilet
  • Drop off / Collection point
  • Equipment Hire
  • Lift
  • Car Parking
Times and Costs
Opening times:
Performances at Bournemouth Pavilion and Bournemouth International Centre up to and including Tuesday 14 April have either been postponed or rescheduled., ;See website for details.
Further opening details:
  • Evening
  • Afternoon
  • Morning
  • Daily
  • School Holiday Only
  • School Term Only
  • All Year Round
  • Weekend
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Ages, Booking Details and Referral Information
Booking Information:
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