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Events at County Museum at Hartlebury

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 - 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.

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The County Museum at Hartlebury closes Mondays.

Please visit the County Museum at Hartlebury page for opening information

Summer Fun-Art Attack

  • Date: 7th August 2018 - 9th August 2018
  • Every day
  • Time: 10:30 - 16:00
  • Location: County Museum at Hartlebury
  • Cost: Adult £9, Concess £8, Child £5, Family ticket £25 & under fives free

Wk 2- Art Attack Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays throughout August. Enjoy hands on craft activities with a different theme each week and follow the summer Explorer Trail.

 

An additional charge of £2 per child applies for the day's activities.

Summer Fun-Castle & Fortifications

castles
  • Date: 14th August 2018 - 16th August 2018
  • Every day
  • Time: 10:30 - 16:00
  • Location: County Museum at Hartlebury
  • Cost: Adult £9, Concess £8, Child £5, Family ticket £25 & under fives free

Wk3- Castle & Fortifications Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays throughout August. Enjoy hands on craft activities with a different theme each week and follow the Explorer Trail

 

An additional charge of £2 per child applies for the day's activities.

Pride & Prejudice

  • Date: 17th August 2018
  • Time: 18:30 - 21:00
  • Location: County Museum at Hartlebury
  • Cost: Pre-booked tickets are £14.00 adults & £7.50 children and on the door £15 adults & £8 children.

Hartlebury Castle are pleased to welcome back Heartbreak Productions, presenting Pride & Prejudice.

Discounts – buy 10 tickets, get an extra one free.
Gazebo pitches can also be 'hired' for a £5 charge, payable on booking
There will be a bar, plus soft drinks and snacks available to buy on the night

Summer Fun-Eco Warriors

children's activities

summer fun

  • Date: 21st August 2018 - 23rd August 2018
  • Every day
  • Time: 10:30 - 16:00
  • Location: County Museum at Hartlebury
  • Cost: Adult £9, Concess £8, Child £5, Family ticket £25 & under fives free

Week 4 -Eco Warriors Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays throughout August. Enjoy hands on craft activities with a different theme each week, and follow the Summer Explorer Trail. .

 

 

An additional charge of £2 per child applies for the day's activities.

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