Worcestershire County Museum

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Worcestershire County Museum is housed in historic Hartlebury Castle, home to the Bishops of Worcester for 1000 years.

Venue Type:

Museum, Castle or defences

Opening hours

10:00am - 5:00pm, Tuesday to Friday 11:00am- 5:00pm, Weekends & Bank Holidays.

Closed Mondays

Admission charges

Adults £4.50
Children & Concessions £2.25 Family Ticket £12 (2+2)

Discounts

  • Museums Association

Collection details

Archaeology, Coins and Medals, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, Land Transport, Social History, Toys and Hobbies

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.

Hoards, Handbags & Highwaymen

  • 9 March 2013 — 5 January 2016 *on now

A display of beautiful handbags and purses, mysterious buried treasure and money, money, money, including a chance to see a comlpete display of the recently discovered Bredon Hill Coin Hoard.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Where

Worcestershire County Museum, Hartlebury Castle, Hartlebury

Admission

Adults £5, Seniors £4, Child/Concessions £2.50, under fives free and Family Ticket £13
Tel: 01299 250416

Website

http://museum@worcestershire.gov.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.
Archery

Summer Funtime – Holiday Activities

  • 4 — 7 August 2015 *on now
  • 11 — 14 August 2015
  • 18 — 21 August 2015
  • 25 — 28 August 2015

Have fun and get creative this summer with our craft activities that all the family can enjoy. Three different crafts will be on offer each day, plus have a go at archery on Tuesdays & Wednesdays.

Suitable for

  • Any age
  • Family friendly
  • Especially for children

Admission

Adults £5, Seniors £4, Concessions & Child £2.50 & Family ticket £13
A charge of £2.00 per child, per day, applies to participate in the craft activities.

Website

http://www.whub.org.uk/cms/museums-worcestershire/hartlebury/activities-and-events/events.aspx

Pirate School

  • 31 August 2015 11am-5pm

Leran to read treasure maps, make a pirates hat, jobs aboard ship, singing sea-shanties and how to talk pirate.

Suitable for

  • Any age
  • Family friendly

Where

Worcestershire County Museum, Hartlebury Castle, Hartlebury

Admission

Adults £5, Seniors £4, Child/Concessions £2.50, under fives free and Family Ticket £13.
Tel: 01299 250416

Worcestershire County Museum
Hartlebury Castle
Hartlebury
Kidderminster
Worcestershire
DY11 7XZ
England

Website

www.worcestershire.gov.uk/home/wccindex/wcc-museum-index.htm

E-mail

museum@worcestershire.gov.uk

Telephone

01299 250416

Fax

01299 251890

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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