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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

unforgettable experience.


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