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Events for 31st Jan 2018

Colours and sounds: contemporary video and sound art from Worcester's collection

A group of men singing in chorus

Mikhail Karikis & Uriel Orlow, Sounds From Beneath, 2011 – 2012, © Mikhail Karikis & Uriel Orlow

  • Date: 13th January 2018 - 03rd February 2018
  • Every day
  • Time: 10:30 - 16:30
  • Location: City Art Gallery and Museum
  • Cost: FREE entry

This is a rare opportunity to experience some of the most exciting, but most challenging artworks in Worcester's collection.

For three weeks, the Art Gallery will be a changing feast of film and soundscapes exploring landscape in all its different facets – visit on different days to encounter all the works on show.

Please note that Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum is closed Sundays.

Hartlebury Castle’s History as a WWI Voluntary Aid Detachment Hospital: 'A Happy Convalescence'

A glass case containing war-time period hospital items such as a crutch and smock
  • Date: 12th March 2016 - 01st March 2018
  • Every day
  • Time: 10:00 - 17:00
  • Location: County Museum at Hartlebury
  • Cost: Adults £5, Seniors £2.50, Children (aged 5-16) £2.50, Family Ticket £13 (admits 2 adults & 2 children)

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.

Find out more

The County Museum at Hartlebury closes Mondays.

Please visit the County Museum at Hartlebury page for opening information

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