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Elgar's Birthplace at the Elgar Birthplace Museum

Elgar's Birthplace at the Elgar Birthplace Museum

The atmospheric mid C19th cottage where composer Sir Edward Elgar was born in 1857, part of a visit to the Museum.


Crown East Lane,
Lower Broadheath,

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Explore the life and music of one of England's greatest composers.

The Elgar Birthplace Museum offers a fascinating insight into the life and music, family and friends, and musical inspirations of Sir Edward Elgar, whose masterpieces include Salut d’Amour, Pomp & Circumstance, the Enigma Variations, and many more.

We are set in the heart of Elgar’s beloved countryside, just 3 miles from the City of Worcester.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

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

Children Welcome Disabled access


Adults £7.50
Seniors £6.50
Children £3.50
Students £4.50
Family: £15.00 (2 adults + 3 children)



See location of Elgar Birthplace Museum on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SO 806556  Lat: 52.19905 Long: -2.28386

Just 3 miles west of the cathedral city of Worcester, signposted off the A44 Worcester/Leominster road. From the M5 motorway use Junction 7 and the A4440. (Sat Nav postcode WR2 6RH)

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 4 miles from Worcester Stations station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • 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 hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired

Children Welcome Disabled access