Heritage Open Days (Free Entry) – People Power
Discover how the people of Worcester came out to defend their city from the Parliamentarian army of Gloucester.
Learn more about the dramatic siege of 1643, join in a cannon drill and try out a 17th century drum, with talks given by The Commandery Interpretation Team.
Plan your day:
11am – Talk on the 1643 Siege
11:30am – Take part in a Cannon Drill
12noon – Find out more about 17th century drums and try one out
2pm – Talk on the 1643 Siege (repeat)
2:30pm – Take part in a Cannon Drill (repeat)
3pm – Find out more about 17th century drums and try one out (repeat)
Part of Heritage Open Days, England’s largest annual festival of history and culture, during which we offer free entry.