Worcestershire County Museum

Worcestershire County Museum
Hartlebury Castle, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, DY11 7XZ
  • Telephone 01299 250416
  • Opening times Tue–Fri 10am–5pm; Sat & Sun and bank holiday Mon 11am–5pm.
  • Seasonal times Closed 23 Dec–date tbc in Jan; please telephone for details.
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  • Website www.museumsworcestershire.org.uk
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Worcestershire County Museum

Discover the wonders of Worcestershire and experience life through the ages at Hartlebury.

Worcestershire County Museum, housed in historic Hartlebury Castle, exhibits collections including social history, costume, archaeological finds and an extensive collection of horse-drawn vehicles and gypsy caravans as well as room sets from different eras. Various family events take place throughout the year. Site includes café, shop, nature reserve and video presentation.

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Events at this venue

There are 7 events at this location

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The Big Draw: Stars & Light

Use torches and lights to create a picture, and join in with a stargazing session. Booking is essential.

Wed 25 Oct

Free (Children £3) / 01299 250416

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Candlelit Christmas

An evening of Christmas carols, mince pies and mulled wine.

Sat 16 Dec

£12.50 / 01299 250416

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Christmas at the Castle

Meet Father Christmas, enjoy a horse and carriage ride and pick up presents at the craft fair.

Sat 9 Dec

£5 (£2.50; Family £13; Children £2.50) / 01299 250416

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 10 Dec

£5 (£2.50; Family £13; Children £2.50) / 01299 250416

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Hartlebury Explorers: The History of Chocolate

Explore the history of chocolate and taste some of the industry's oldest recipes.

Sat 18 Nov

Children £3 / 01299 250797

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Hartlebury Halloween

Four fun family days of Autumn and Halloween themed craft activities. You can also carve a pumpkin for your Halloween celebrations.

Tue 24 Oct

£5 (£2.50; Children £2.50; Family £13; under 5s free) / 01299 250416

An additional charge of £2 per child applies for the day's activities, plus a small charge for your pumpkin.

  • 10:30 – 16:00

Wed 25 Oct

£5 (£2.50; Children £2.50; Family £13; under 5s free) / 01299 250416

An additional charge of £2 per child applies for the day's activities, plus a small charge for your pumpkin.

  • 10:30 – 16:00

Thu 26 Oct

£5 (£2.50; Children £2.50; Family £13; under 5s free) / 01299 250416

An additional charge of £2 per child applies for the day's activities, plus a small charge for your pumpkin.

  • 10:30 – 16:00

Fri 27 Oct

£5 (£2.50; Children £2.50; Family £13; under 5s free) / 01299 250416

An additional charge of £2 per child applies for the day's activities, plus a small charge for your pumpkin.

  • 10:30 – 16:00

Stained Glass Workshops

Artist Frans Wesselman runs this introductory day of stained glass decorating in which you can create your own painted glass piece.

Sat 25 Nov

£60 including lunch / 01299 250797

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Stonemasonry Workshop

Learn traditional techniques such as pointing with the Worcester Stonemasons.

Sat 21 Oct

£60 / 01299 250797

  • 11:00 – 16:00

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