What's On

  • David Birtwhistle Art Exhibition

    27 March - 30 June 2015, 10am - 5pm

    David Birtwhistle at the Museum of Royal Worcester features ‘Views of the cathedral and river and places associated with production of porcelain in the city, the factory sites, the canal and the Diglis basin’. The Exhibition…

  • Creating the Past

    26 April to 31 July, 10am – 5pm

    The finished installation from the ‘Creating the Past’ Art Workshops is now on display in the 20th Century Gallery. The project was delivered in partnership with the Museum of Royal Worcester, Alzheimer’s Society, Worcestershire County…

  • Bug hunting children’s trail

    Saturday 23 May – Saturday 30 May 2015, 10am - 5pm

    Explore the museum this May half term through our bug hunt trail. The trail is free with museum entrance. We are pleased to announce that not only is this activity free but there is no museum entry…

  • FULLY BOOKED Going potty, clay family workshop

    Wednesday 27 May 2015, 1.30-3pm

    Join us for a day out in Worcester with our special May half term family activity. Be inspired by nature to create a flower or bug design for your very own clay pot. Booking required, £2.50 per participant.

  • Identification and valuation day with Henry Sandon MBE

    Saturday 13 June 2015, 10am – 2pm

    World famous ceramics expert Henry Sandon MBE, Museum Patron, will identify and value ceramic pieces brought in by the general public on Saturday 13 June 2015. Because of his immense popularity, there is a limit…

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    Ben Parker and Todd Swift ‘A Night At The Museum’ – Poetry Book Launch

    13 June 2015, 7pm for 7.30pm start

    Free entry Wine and soft drinks will be available at an additional cost This book launch marks the conclusion of Ben Parker’s tenure as poet-in-residence at the Museum of Royal Worcester. Ben Parker will be…

  • Flower-making demonstration

    Saturday 11 July 2015, 2-4pm

    Following the success of the event during the Women’s History Month, we are pleased to offer this special event with former Royal Worcester flower-maker Avril Pulley. Avril will demonstrate the intricate skills of flower-making from…

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    Worcester Festival Free Open Day

    Sunday 16 August 2015, 11am -4 pm

    The Museum of Royal Worcester invites you to a free open day during Worcester Festival. Don’t miss this opportunity to visit the Museum and explore it’s exquisite collections and revel in over 250 years of…

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    Worcester Festival Free Open Day

    Sunday 23 August 2015, 11am - 4 pm

    The Museum of Royal Worcester invites you to a free open day during Worcester Festival. Don’t miss this opportunity to visit the Museum and explore it’s exquisite collections and revel in over 250 years of…

  • Festival Faces

    Monday 31 August 2015, 11am - 12pm

    Join in the fun at the Museum of Royal Worcester to make your own Festival Face.  Be inspired by the funny, friendly and festive faces decorating the museum’s collection then get hands-on with clay to…

  • Festival Faces

    Monday 31 August 2015, 1-2pm

    Join in the fun at the Museum of Royal Worcester to make your own Festival Face.  Be inspired by the funny, friendly and festive faces decorating the museum’s collection then get hands-on with clay to…

  • Festival Faces

    Monday 31 August 2015, 3-4pm

    Join in the fun at the Museum of Royal Worcester to make your own Festival Face.  Be inspired by the funny, friendly and festive faces decorating the museum’s collection then get hands-on with clay to…

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    Heritage Open Days

    13 September 2015, 11am – 4pm

    Heritage Open Days is a four day event taking place all over England. The event offers free access to places that normally charge for admission. Don’t miss this opportunity to visit the Museum’s exquisite collections…

  • Meet and watch NADFAS conservators

    Every Wednesday at 10am – 3pm with the exception of August

    NADFAS Conservators can be found cleaning and covering rare archives in the museum’s 20th Century gallery. The work is carried out in a voluntary capacity and as many of the records were used regularly by…

  • Meet and watch Master Gilder at work

    Tuesdays and Fridays, 10am – 3pm

    Master Gilder Ken Russell can be found working in the Georgian gallery. Ken is an ex Royal Worcester Artist with over 40 years of experience. He takes his inspiration from the Dudley Service and specialises…