Worcester is a beautiful Cathedral and University City with a fascinating history of industry, a wealth of interesting architecture, top class sports teams and venues, an unrivalled selection of high street names and independent boutiques and a vibrant programme of events.
So whether visiting with friends, a family –young or old, there really is something for everyone.
The city is best known for its magnificent Cathedral but is also famous for the world renowned Worcester Porcelain, the piquant Worcestershire Sauce and the most picturesque cricket ground in the country.
Explore The Commandery to learn about our important role in the English Civil War. See a contemporary exhibition at the City Art Gallery and admire the half-timbered buildings in Friar Street. These include Greyfriars’ House & Garden and the 500 year old Tudor House. If you prefer to join a guided tour around the city, walks are available every day, morning and evening, from the Guildhall which in its own right is a truly beautiful building dating back to 1721.
Summer has arrived in Worcester, and there isn’t a better City where summer can be fully appreciated, whether you want to relax down by the river; enjoy a picnic in one of the award-winning parks; engross yourself in fascinating history; have a flutter at the races; go on a bike ride, take a walk, or hire a boat to experience the river and canal network; watch your favourite sport; go on a shopping spree, or choose from one of the fantastic restaurants with al fresco dining – Bill’s, Carluccio’s, Wild Wood, Gourmet Burger Kitchen, Café Rouge, Diglis House Hotel, Browns at the Quay, to name just a few.
You’ll get to experience the very best of summer with a visit to Worcester City! To find out more, please visit
Worcester's Visitor Centre (Tourist Information Centre) is located in the stunning Grade 1 listed Guildhall in High Street.
Bed & Breakfast with 3 rooms, £55-£60 prpnb, Worcester
A warm welcome awaits you at this mid terrace house within walking distance of the cathedral & shops. Call for discounts available for longer stays.
Self-catering with 4 units, £599 pupw sleeps 4, Worcester
Welcome to Four Seasons: two spacious apartments, Severn (sleeps 3/4) and Teme (sleeps 2+2) , both with lovely south-facing views over our garden and orchard towards the Malvern Hills. Children are welcome. Severn has disabled access.
Bed & Breakfast with 2 rooms, £75 prpnb, Worcester
Church House is a working farm, conveniently situated just five minutes from Junction 6 of the M5 motorway and two miles from the centre of the historic city of Worcester.