Visit Worcestershire County Museum at Hartlebury Castle and discover over 1000 years of history!
From costume to caravans, travel to toys there really is something for everyone at Worcestershire County Museum.
Learn more about this fascinating county, explore the past through room sets and real historical objects and discover just what life was like for our ancestors. A nature reserve and well stocked gift shop all add up to a great day out.
The County Museum, housed in the former home of the Bishops of Worcester, is a fascinating place to explore. In the museum galleries you can discover social history, toys through time, travel & transport and the intriguing story of Worcestershire's past. Visitors can also see room sets such as the schoolroom and scullery, which are regularly brought to life by visiting schoolchildren and period rooms that focus on the Victorian and Civil War eras.
Within the grounds of the Museum you can visit the Cider Mill and the Transport Gallery which houses a fascinating array of vehicles including a fire engine, hansom cab, bicycles, carts and a large collection of beautifully decorated Gypsy caravans.
The museum also hosts exciting events throughout the year and our fantastic gift shop, picnic areas and nature reserve all add up to a great day out.