Ever wanted to learn more about the finer details behind some of what you see at the Castle? Curious about some museum exhibits? We offer specially booked events with experts who will talk and guide you through the vast history and culture surrounding both Hartlebury Castle and the County Museum. Don’t miss out on these exciting events!

Discover behind-the-scenes of Museums Worcestershire’s fascinating collections in a guided tour of our Collections Centre. See treasured objects from our amazing World Cultures & Egyptology Collections and learn [...]

Curator’s Talks: The Bromsgrove Guild

21 May : 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm

Enjoy a fascinating insight into the history of the Bromsgrove Guild and their work, which included the gates to Buckingham Palace and the Liver Birds. Duration: Talks last [...]

Discover behind-the-scenes of Museums Worcestershire’s fascinating collections in a guided tour of our Collections Centre. See treasured objects and learn about how we care for these to preserve [...]

Museums Worcestershire’s costume collection includes a rather fascinating collection of under garments. Come for a (virtual) rummage through our knicker drawer and learn more about the development of [...]

Discover behind-the-scenes of Museums Worcestershire’s fascinating collections in a guided tour of our Collections Centre. See treasured objects and learn about how we care for these to preserve [...]

Curator’s Talks: Vardos! (or Gypsy caravans)

17 September : 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm

Take a closer look at the beautiful and nationally significant Gypsy caravan collection and find out about new conservation work and research we’ve been undertaking. Duration: Talks last [...]

Discover behind-the-scenes of Museums Worcestershire’s fascinating collections in a guided tour of our Collections Centre. See treasured objects and learn about how we care for these to preserve [...]

Curator’s Talks: ‘Just for fun’

15 October : 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm

Explore the evolution of spare time and how we spend it, as we prepare for our upcoming new leisure exhibition, Time on Your Hands. Duration: Talks last approximately [...]

See our full list of events and activities on our What’s On page! You can even make an afternoon of it, and enjoy a delicious lunch or Afternoon Tea (must be pre-booked) in the Hartlebury Castle Café.