Stourport Heritage Rooms

The Heritage Rooms are open during events and a private visit can be booked by special arrangement, for families or groups.  The Old Ticket Office is a small building on York Street. At one time it was the office of coal merchant John William Powell, who lived at Kingston House in Mitton Street. The Ticket […]

Worcestershire County Museum

Visit Hartlebury Castle and discover over 1000 years of history. Learn more about this fascinating county; explore the past through room sets and real historical objects and discover just what life was like for our ancestors. From costume to gypsy caravans and archaeology to toys, there really is something for everyone to enjoy. The County […]

Witley Court and Gardens

A ruined Italianate mansion operated by English Heritage Explore the dramatic ruins of Witley Court and travel back to a world of lavish house parties. Learn the stories behind the people who once lived and partied here, from servants to royal visitors. Discover elaborate parterre gardens and monumental fountains then find your way through enchanting […]

Severn Valley Railway

The Severn Valley Railway operates heritage steam trains along the beautiful Severn Valley between Kidderminster in Worcestershire & Bridgnorth in Shropshire. See the steam engine, feel the heat and experience the train rumbling under your feet. Prepare to venture back in time… The Severn Valley Railway operates full-size, mainly steam-hauled passenger trains along the beautiful […]

Burlish Top Nature Reserve

Bulrush Top Nature Reserve, Poto Credit Larry Brangwyn

Burlish Top is located at grid reference SO 80655 73484. Access can be gained via The Kingsway (DY13 8NA), where there is a small car parking area, or Gould Avenue (DY11 7HD). The nature reserve is approximately 35 hectares (86 acres) in size. The dominant habitat is heath and acid grassland, surrounded by oak and […]