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Museum, free entry

The Infirmary museum

The Infirmary museum

Address

University of Worcester,
City Campus,
Worcester,
WR1 3AS

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Details

An interactive exhibition at the University of Worcester’s City Campus combining history, science, art and technology to explore the medical stories of one of England’s oldest infirmaries.

- Meet characters from the Infirmary
- Investigate medical technology
- Explore memories and occupations
- Share your thoughts
- Challenge your ideas of mental health
- Compare health today to other times and places

The British Medical Association was founded in the Board Room under the eyes of Sir Charles Hastings.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowedFacilities for visually impaired

Opening details

Monday-Friday, 9am – 5pm, Saturdays 10am - 4pm
Evening and Saturday access to the Museum is available for group bookings of 8 or more people.

Prices

Free entry

Free admission, donations welcome.

Location

Directions

See location of The Infirmary on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SO 846553  Lat: 52.19588 Long: -2.22568

When you arrive at City Campus, follow signs to Reception, and the Museum is around the corner.
Nearest train station is Worcester Foregate Street, 10 minutes walk and closest bus stop is Crowngate Bus Station, 5 minutes walk.
If driving, the museum is less than 10 minutes from junctions 6 and 7 of the M5. Closest car parks can be found on Croft Road (which includes coach parking) and next to Pitchcroft Racecourse. Parking is available onsite for blue badge holders.
The exhibition and building are accessible to visitors with most wheelchairs and mobility vehicles. Please call in advance if you would like more information.

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed
  • Facilities for visually impairedFacilities for visually impaired