Places of Interest
AVONCROFT MUSEUM - Avoncroft Museum is spread over 19 acres of beautiful
Worcestershire countryside and includes a wildflower meadow, period gardens, a
traditional cider and perry orchard as well as the collection of historic buildings.
ARLEY ARBORETUM - Arley Arboretum is situated on the banks of the magnificent River
Severn at Upper Arley, within the stunning scenery of the Arley Estate, near the historic
market town of Bewdley.The Arboretum is home to over 300 species of trees and features
Britain's longest Laburnum arch, measuring 65 metres. Popular with nature lovers,
families and walkers,
BEWDLEY - Within the town there is a lot to see including its river walks, museum,
churches, beautiful gardens, not to mention well over 20 pubs, takeaways and
BLACK COUNTRY MUSEUM - Black Country Living Museum is a remarkable place to
explore, enjoy and spend time. Set in a landscape of 26 acres, it is one of the most
extraordinary open-air museums in the UK; offering a glimpse into 300 years of history
like no other.
BODENHAM ARBORETUM - Worcestershire's hidden garden. Meander through the
beauty, peace and tranquillity of Bodenham. An oasis of plantations, pools and avenues
beautifully landscaped including over 3000 species of trees and shrubs from all over the
world. Each season bringing a beauty of its own.
CADBURY WORLD - Birmingham's very own chocolate paradise, a unique place to
indulge all your senses. The attraction is a fun, educational multimedia attraction
dedicated to the story of Cadbury and Chocolate.
HANBURY HALL - A country retreat in the heart of Worcestershire. The house and
garden, originally a stage-set for summer parties, offer a glimpse into life at the turn of
the 18th century. Don't miss the original wall-paintings by Sir James Thornhill. The original
formal gardens, designed by George London, have been faithfully re-created and
complement the relaxed later gardens, with orangery, orchards and walled garden.
HARVINGTON HALL - Five minutes' drive from Brockencote, Harvington Hall is a
beautiful moated manor house with the largest surviving series of priest hides in the
country and a rare collection of original Elizabethan wall paintings.
IRONBRIDGE MUSEUM - A World Heritage Site and the beating heart of the Industrial
Revolution, the Ironbridge Gorge is home to some amazing museums that make for an