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  • VistEngland VAQAS
  • Worcestershire Welcome Awards Highly Commended
  • Worcestershire Hidden Gems

Museum, next open Fri 1 Apr - Sat 31 Dec 2016, £2.50-£5.50

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Visitors talking to reenactors at The Commandery

Visitors talking to reenactors at The Commandery

Contact

Miss Amanda Fretwell

01905 361821

Address

Sidbury,
Worcester,
WR1 2HU

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Details

A glorious Grade I listed building dating back to the 12th century. The Commandery has a long and varied history that reflects its range of architectural styles from mediaeval to Victorian. The Commandery has exciting stories to tell you about, power, greed, war, wealth, romance, death, society and industry. Step back in time to catch a glimpse of the lively characters that have inhabited this ancient building during the past seven centuries.

Using audio interpretation and on site interpreters, The Commandery's long hidden history comes vividly to life, allowing you to explore 6 chosen periods, enjoying the characters and the atmosphere of the buildings colourful past.

Look out for our programme of special events throughout the year. Contact us to be added to The Commandery mailing list.

Free to Worcester City residents - proof required

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities 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 allowed

The Commandery is located in the heart of Worcester City centre on the main A44 just 3 minutes walk from the Cathedral and Elgar statue on the High Street. There are two pay and display car parks opposite the building on King Street and Commandery Road.

Opening details

Season Dates Opening Hours
Fri 1 Apr - Sat 31 Dec 2016 Tue - Sat 10:00 to 17:00 | Sun 13:30 to 17:00

Location

Directions

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

Map reference: SO 852544  Lat: 52.18771 Long: -2.21708

By Road - follow signs to Worcester city centre, then turn left at traffic lights by Worcester Cathedral to nearest car park. The Commandery is located across the main road to the right

Directions from Worcester Foregate Street Train Station - follow signs to city centre and Worcester Cathedral. Go past Cathedral, The Commandery is located opposite Royal Worcester in Sidbury.

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Worcester Foregate Street station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • 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

The Commandery is located in the heart of Worcester City centre on the main A44 just 3 minutes walk from the Cathedral and Elgar statue on the High Street. There are two pay and display car parks opposite the building on King Street and Commandery Road.