Worcestershire World War One Hundred

Worcestershire World War 100

Funded through Heritage Lottery Fund, Worcestershire World War One Hundred is one the largest programme of events across England commemorating the First World War.

Involving cultural and heritage organisations County-wide, Worcestershire World War One Hundred will commemorate the role Worcestershire played in World War One and tell the stories of Worcestershire people, their involvement with and personal legacy from now until 2018 and beyond.

Venue Type:

Campaign or initiative

Opening hours

Mon - Sun 8.30am - 10pm

Admission charges

Admission free.

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
Worcestershire World War One Hundred

Wall of Remembrance

  • 5 August 2014 — 11 November 2018 *on now

Alongside its regularly changing exhibition commemorating key battles for the Worcestershire Regiment throughout World War One, visitors to the Regimental Soldier Gallery at Worcester City Art Gallery and Museum can visit the interactive wall of Remembrance commemorating the soldiers who lost their lives through the Great War.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Where

Regimental Soldier Gallery at Worcester City Art Gallery and Museum
Foregate Street
Worcester
Worcestershire
WR1 1DT
England

Website

http://www.whub.org.uk/cms/museums-worcestershire/city-art-gallery-and-museum/things-to-see-and-do/regimental-gallery.aspx

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Voluntary Aid Detachment Hospital

  • 12 March 2016 — 1 December 2018

Exhibition based on the County Museum’s role as a Voluntary Aid Detachment Hospital during the First World War. Objects and documents from the county museum, the archives and the George Marshall Medical Museum will be on display to tell the story of this remarkable convalescent home.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Where

Worcestershire County Museum
Hartlebury Castle
Hartlebury
Kidderminster
DY117XZ
England

Admission

Ticket Price
Adults £5.00
Seniors (60+) £4.00
Children (5-16 years) £2.50
Family (2 adults & 2 children) £13

Website

http://www.ww1worcestershire.co.uk/

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Worcestershire Yeomanry.

Qatia 100 Commemorations

  • 23 April 2016 11am-12pm, 2:45-3:45pm

On 23 April 2016, the Worcestershire Yeomanry will commemorate the Centenary of the Battles of Qatia and Oghratina which saw the loss of 9 officers and 101 other ranks with a special commemorative service at Worcester Cathedral at 11am.

At 2.45pm members of the Worcester Yeomanry invite members of the public to join them in the unveiling, by the Lord Lieutenant for the County of Worcestershire, Lieutenant Colonel P Holcroft LVO OBE and dedication by the Squadron Padres of a bespoke memorial created by sculptor and mosaic artist Victoria Harrison at Cripplegate Park.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Where

Worcester Cathedral and Cripplegate park
8 College Yard
Worcester
Worcestershire
WR12LA
England

Website

http://www.ww1worcestershire.co.uk/

Worcestershire World War One Hundred
Worcestershire Record Office
The Hive, Sawmill Walk
The Butts
Worcester
Worcestershire
WR1 3PD
England

Website

ww1worcestershire.co.uk

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