Welcome to the official Visit Worcestershire website - full of tourist information for Worcestershire for all the things you need to know to help plan day trips, short breaks or family holidays in Worcestershire - a beautiful West Midlands county.
You can explore the vast amount of attractions and things to see and do, enjoy the great outdoors including the beautiful countryside and the many waterways, discover more about the history and heritage of the area including; Worcester's part in the English Civil War, an array of historic houses and a steam railway. There is also plenty to do for the whole family and unique shopping experiences. The county is also renowned for its sports including premiership rugby, first division cricket, basketball and horse-racing fixtures.
Accommodation providers offer a mixture of facilities whatever your budget for holidays in Worcestershire, including country house hotels, B&B's, self catering, camping and caravanning sites.
Worcestershire is famous for its local Food and Drink Produce and it's not just the sauce. Pubs, Restaurants and Cafes across the county serve local food and drink produce ensuring an authentic Worcestershire experience.
You can also search for many Festivals and Events happening throughout the year.
Let Worcestershire Tourist Information help you make your holiday in Worcestershire perfect!
Thu 26 May 2016
BBC Flog it comes to Croome
Sat 28 May 2016
General Market in Angel place on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday's with a fabulous mix of goods as well as fresh produce and street food.
Sat 28 May - Sun 5 Jun 2016
Malvern Walking Festival - 9 Days of Themed Walks in Elgar Country
Wed 1 Jun 2016
Themed, pottery sessions for 4yrs &up. Clay modelling, potter’s wheel or work with coloured slip.
Fri 3 - Sun 19 Jun 2016
The highly regarded biennial Broadway Arts festival will take place between 3rd-19th June 2016 with many events taking place inc open gardens, dinners, talks, concerts and exhibitions throughout 2015 and in the lead up to the festival.
Sat 4 - Sun 5 Jun 2016
Our Food Festival has been enhanced to offer a range of tempting treats and gifts for the home and garden.
Sat 4 Jun 2016
An entire festival in two hours! Over the last two years The Conservatoire Folk Ensemble has played major shows everywhere from The Royal Albert Hall to Fairport’s Cropredy Convention and Towersey and Shambala festivals.
Sat 11 Jun 2016
Guided bat walk with Worcestershire Bat Group.
Sat 11 Jun 2016
The UK’s largest military and emergency services show.
Sun 12 Jun 2016
Trading since October 1998, Teme Valley Market is one of the oldest farmer's markets in the country. Situated in the heart of the Worcestershire countryside alongside the River Teme, it is easily accessible with free parking.
Sat 18 - Sun 19 Jun 2016
The Droitwich Spa Food and Drink Festival is now in its fourth year and has grown rapidly to become one of the main events in the town and one of the UK’s premier food and drink festivals.
Upton upon Severn
Thu 23 - Sun 26 Jun 2016
Celebrating the glorious sounds of Jazz - Upton Jazz: Thursday 23rd, Friday 24th, Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th June 2016
Sat 9 - Sun 10 Jul 2016
Open Gardens and Flower Festival. Stalls, Live Music, Classic Cars, Entertainments, Attractions, Circus Skills (Sunday), Boat Trips and Refreshments. Fun Run (Sunday).
Sat 16 - Sun 17 Jul 2016
MICHAEL BUBLE TRIBUTE NIGHT Buffet Dinner with a disco and live music from Jason Allen singing Michael Buble
Sat 23 - Sat 30 Jul 2016
The Three Choirs Festival is the oldest continuously running classical choral music festival in the world, rotating annually between Hereford, Gloucester and Worcester.
Mon 1 - Sat 6 Aug 2016
An exhibition of period costume from British TV and film, set in Worcester Cathedral's stunning 12th century Chapter House.
Fri 12 - Sun 14 Aug 2016
The 2016 festival will take place on the weekend of 12th August. Further details and line up will be announced soon.
Local Tourism News
25 May 2016
Great Witley’s wonderful Baroque Church has now reopened to the public after being closed since the beginning of the year for major roof repairs.
24 May 2016
Steven Arnold (best know for his long term “butcher’s son” character ‘Ashley Peacock’ in CORONATION STREET) stars as Charlie Chaplin’s brother in this heart-warming and hilarious musical about the first true British icon of Cinema.
23 May 2016
This is probably the best Malvern Walking Festival yet with 40 stunning walks over the 9 day period. Interest is very high with current bookings running at 22% high than the same time last year. Two of the longer, more strenuous walks are already fully booked but places remain on the remaining 38 walks.
20 May 2016
Re-enactors, dancers and entertainers will bring Oak Apple Day to life at the historic Commandery in Worcester for the weekend of Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 May (10-5pm Sat, 1.30-5pm Sun).
The 17th Century Dormy House Hotel is set high in the rolling Cotswold countryside between the picturesque villages of Broadway and Chipping Campden.
Hotel with 38 rooms, £250-£490 prpnb
Contemporary country style with a splash of Scandi design inspiration. The Fish’s 47 bedrooms are easy on the eye and soothing to the soul…
Guest Accommodation with 47 rooms, £125 pppnb, £125 prpnb
Stanbrook Abbey is an iconic former monastery nestled in 21 acres of Worcestershire countryside which has now been converted to a luxury wedding and conference venue.
Self-catering with 1 unit, £700 pupn sleeps 10