Celebrate historic Oak Apple Day at The Commandery, Worcester

News release | For Immediate Release Monday 15 May 2023 Bank Holiday Monday 29 May, 10am – 5pm Hot on the heels of the coronation, Oak Apple Day celebrations return to The Commandery in an exciting day of living history on Bank Holiday Monday 29 May. This spring tradition marks the anniversary of the restoration of the monarchy in 1660 following the English Civil War – and has a special connection [...]

Celebrate historic Oak Apple Day at The Commandery, Worcester2023-05-15T16:34:43+01:00

Easter family fun flies into the museums

News release For Immediate Release Monday 27 March 2023 Family fun is flying into The Commandery and Worcester City Art Gallery and Museum for the Easter holidays. From spring chicks to birds and butterflies, there are all sorts of animal-inspired activities in store. At one of Worcester’s oldest buildings, The Commandery, there are winged creatures emerging from their eggs for families to spot on their way around the historic rooms and [...]

Easter family fun flies into the museums2023-03-28T10:21:17+01:00

From the Cornish Coast to the Malvern Hills | British Impressionism from the 19th and 20th century

Media release: 17 February 2023 From the Cornish Coast to the Malvern Hills British Impressionism from the 19th and 20th century Worcester City Art Gallery and Museum From the Cornish Coast to the Malvern Hills arrives at Worcester City Art Gallery and Museum on 4 March until 1 July 2023 British impressionist works on loan from the Bowerman Trust and Southampton Art Gallery will be exhibited alongside works from Worcester’s Fine [...]

From the Cornish Coast to the Malvern Hills | British Impressionism from the 19th and 20th century2023-02-20T14:53:30+00:00

Chase away the winter blues with two glorious exhibitions at Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum

11 January 2023 Worcester Society of Artists 75th Annual Exhibition Benjamin Williams Leader: A Homecoming Both exhibitions open this Saturday 14 January, to Saturday 25 February This Saturday 14 January two brand new exhibitions open at Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum guaranteed to chase away the January blues. Worcester Society of Artists has exhibited at Worcester City Art Gallery every year since its first year of existence. 2023 sees its [...]

Chase away the winter blues with two glorious exhibitions at Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum2023-01-13T11:12:21+00:00

Bite-size Talks 2023

Introducing Bite Size talks for 2023 Thirty minutes of fascinating facts about the Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum’s collections and exhibitions. Talks start at  2pm, are £4, and take place at Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum. To book click on the link to the individual talk. 7 February – Benjamin Williams Leader - A Homecoming  14 February - Worcester Society of Artists 14 March - From the Cornish Coast [...]

Bite-size Talks 20232023-01-05T12:37:35+00:00

Festive Family Fun – Christmas at Museums Worcestershire 2022

News release For Immediate Release Thursday 8 December 2022 The Christmas season is here - and the museums are ready for fantastic family activities through December 2022. From a reindeer roundup at Worcester City Art Gallery and Museum to gingerbread-infused workshops at The Commandery, there is plenty of hands-on fun for visitors this month. Make Christmas memories with gingerbread-filled mornings at the historic Commandery through December. Children can make their own [...]

Festive Family Fun – Christmas at Museums Worcestershire 20222022-12-08T17:19:38+00:00
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