1 July 2020

Museums Worcestershire reopens doors to visitors

2020-07-01T10:37:43+01:00

The Commandery and Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum reopen to visitors Tuesday 7 July Hartlebury Castle opening Saturday 4 July Measures put in place to ensure the safety of visitors and staff Includes brand new exhibition at the Art Gallery & Museum - A Welcome View Following new government guidance Museums Worcestershire is pleased to announce that all its sites will be open by Tuesday 7 July. A vistitor [...]

Museums Worcestershire reopens doors to visitors2020-07-01T10:37:43+01:00
29 June 2020

The County Museum at Hartlebury Castle reopens doors to visitors

2020-06-29T17:27:49+01:00

The County Museum at Hartlebury Castle reopens to visitors this Saturday 4 July Measures put in place to ensure the safety of visitors and staff Following new government guidance the County Museum at Hartlebury Castle will reopen to visitors this Saturday, 4 July following a significant period of closure due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The museum is following government safety advice with a number of measures in place to keep visitors [...]

The County Museum at Hartlebury Castle reopens doors to visitors2020-06-29T17:27:49+01:00
15 June 2020

City Art Gallery hunts for artists to create a summer of online community events

2020-06-15T18:10:56+01:00

Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum has been successful in its bid for funding from Arts Council England’s coronavirus emergency response fund. There are 14 commissions available for artists, creative practitioners and performers in the new ‘From the Art Gallery with Love’ project.  Digital artworks and online events, such as Museum After Hours, will be created to engage with people who are isolated as well as the wider community. Worcester City [...]

City Art Gallery hunts for artists to create a summer of online community events2020-06-15T18:10:56+01:00
18 May 2020

Worcestershire’s Pandemic Experience in Objects & Stories – A County Remembers

2020-05-18T13:18:34+01:00

County organisations join together on major new People’s Collection Residents asked to donate objects, photos and documents from their Coronavirus experience to the collections of Museums Worcestershire and Worcestershire Archive and Archaeology Service Collections will record personal experiences in extraordinary times Whilst the residents of Worcestershire are living through the Covid-19 pandemic, Museums Worcestershire and Worcestershire Archive and Archaeology Service want to collect their objects, images, stories, documents and ephemera that [...]

Worcestershire’s Pandemic Experience in Objects & Stories – A County Remembers2020-05-18T13:18:34+01:00
22 April 2020

Historic chemist shop lamp comes home after being featured on BBC1’s The Repair Shop

2020-04-22T16:55:48+01:00

As featured on The Repair Shop to be aired Wednesday 29 April 8pm BBC1 Malcolm Steward (Right) with Garston Phillips (Left), in the re-created Steward Chemist Shop at Worcester Museum & Art Gallery.  Pic Jonathan Barry 31.1.19 In 1974 a mammoth task was achieved when Steward's Chemist Shop, formerly situated on Worcester High Street, was relocated lock, stock and many bottles to Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum on [...]

Historic chemist shop lamp comes home after being featured on BBC1’s The Repair Shop2020-04-22T16:55:48+01:00
5 February 2020

Free symposium explores the impact of Dementia-friendly project

2020-02-05T12:30:28+00:00

On Monday 16 March 2020 at The Commandery, Museums Worcestershire and Arts Uplift CIC will present a symposium on 'Suitcase Stories' for the arts, health and heritage sectors to celebrate the achievements of the project and the impact it had on people’s lives. “brilliant as always, no matter how we feel when we come in, we are always happy when we leave” Suitcase Stories participant The Suitcase Stories project explored the use [...]

Free symposium explores the impact of Dementia-friendly project2020-02-05T12:30:28+00:00