Events for 11th Jan 2018
Hartlebury Castle’s History as a WWI Voluntary Aid Detachment Hospital: 'A Happy Convalescence'
- Date: 12th March 2016 - 23rd December 2018
- Every day
- Time: 10:00 - 17:00
- Location: County Museum at Hartlebury
- Cost: Adult-£9, Concession-£8, Child-£5, Family Ticket-£25 & under fives are free
Stories of fun, friendship and romance that offered a brief respite from the front lines for injured soldiers sent to recover at Hartlebury Castle Hospital.
The exhibition will feature real objects from the trenches, including gas masks, cigarettes and even a surgeon's kit used at the front. The exhibition has been curated from Museum Worcestershire’s collection along with loans from George Marshall Medical Museum, The Mercian Regiment Museum and from local people.
A Happy Convalescence, is part of the Worcestershire World War One Hundred project.
The County Museum at Hartlebury closes Mondays.
Young at Art: Snowflakes and Winter Icicles
- Date: 11th January 2018
- Time: 10:30 - 12:00
- Location: The Hive
- Cost: £3.00 per child – payable on the day. No booking required.
Looking for a hands-on, stimulating and fun toddler session? Come and enjoy exploring, listening and making sessions for the Under 5s based at the Art Gallery and The Hive on a Thursday morning.
Join us to make Snowflakes and Winter Icicles at The Hive
Young at Art is a partnership with Worcestershire Libraries and sessions are tailored for the under 5s and will cover exploring, listening & making.
Young children, parents and carers welcome.