The Commandery

The outside of a timber framed building and cobbled courtyard on a sunny day
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Originally built as a monastic hospital, The Commandery boasts over a thousand years of history.

A Royalist Headquarters at the Battle of Worcester in 1651, this stunning complex of buildings with its magnificent timber framed Great Hall, medieval wall paintings, period rooms, peaceful gardens and a unique atmosphere, ensures your visit is one not to forget

Venue Type:

Castle or defences, Sacred space, Museum, Heritage site, Historic house or home

Opening hours

Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 5pm
Sunday 1.30pm - 5pm

Admission charges

Free for Worcester City Council tax payers (please make sure that you bring your council Tax bill as proof of residency)

Adult £5.50, Concessions £4.50, Children (5-16) £2.50, Family Ticket (2 adults & up to 3 children) £13.00.

Collection details

Archaeology, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Weapons and War, World Cultures

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.
Oak Apple Day Reenactors at The Commandery

Oak Apple Weekend – A Right Royal Restoration

  • 27 May 2017 10am-5pm
  • 28 May 2017 1:30-5pm
  • 29 May 2017 10am-5pm

Saturday 27th May – Monday 29th May
10am–5pm (from 1.30pm Sunday)

Celebrate the restoration of the monarchy in 1660 with a bank holiday weekend of traditional spring-time festivities, including living history, a 17th century coffee shop, maypole dancing and a 17th century football match.

Suitable for

  • 7-10
  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • 16-17
  • Any age
  • 14-15
  • 18+

Admission

Adult £5.50, Concessions £4.50, Children (5-16) £2.50, Family Ticket (2 adults & up to 3 children) £13.00.

Free for Worcester City Council tax payers (please make sure that you bring your council Tax bill as proof of residency).

Website

http://www.worcestershire.gov.uk/museums/events/event/150/oak_apple_weekend_%E2%80%93_a_right_royal_restoration

The Commandery
Sidbury
Worcester
Worcestershire
WR1 2HU
England

Website

https://www.worcestershire.gov.uk/museums/info/1/the_commandery

E-mail

commandery@worcestershire.gov.uk

Telephone

01905 361821

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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