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This list of museums in Worcestershire, England contains museums which are defined for this context as institutions (including nonprofit organizations, government entities, and private businesses) that collect and care for objects of cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical interest and make their collections or related exhibits available for public viewing. Also included are non-profit art galleries and university art galleries. Museums that exist only in cyberspace (i.e., virtual museums) are not included.

MuseumsEdit

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Name Image Town/City Region Type Summary
Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings Avoncroft Museum - Merchants house from Bromsgrove, Worcs (15th C) - geograph.org.uk - 693296 Stoke Heath Bromsgrove Open air Over 25 historic buildings and structures moved from other locations, including houses, a windmill, church, barn, stable, collection of telephone kiosks
Bewdley Museum Image needed LHB Bewdley Wyre Forest Multiple website, local and social history, town jail, World War II air raid shelter, 18th century brass foundry exhibit, art exhibits, demonstrations of historic crafts and trades
Churchill Forge Mill Churchill Forge, Churchill - geograph.org.uk - 926602 Churchill, Worcestershire Wyre Forest Industry Water-powered forge mill used to produce metal tools, open on select days
Droitwich Spa Heritage Centre Image needed LHB Droitwich Spa Wychavon Local website, local history and visitor centre, salt industry, Droitwich transmitting station
Forge Mill Needle Museum Needle Mill Museum-Redditch - geograph.org.uk - 744294 Redditch Redditch Industry Heritage of the needle and fishing tackle industries
Kidderminster Railway Museum Image needed LHB Kidderminster Wyre Forest Railway website, railway artifacts
Morgan Motor Company Morgan Plus4 Drophead 1963 Malvern Link Malvern Hills Transportation Factory tours and museum with vehicles, company's history, developments in technology
Stourport Canal Basins Image needed LHB Stourport-on-Severn Wyre Forest Transportation website, heritage rooms feature artifacts and exhibits about the basins of the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal
Transport Museum, Wythall Wythall road transport museum - geograph.org.uk - 154031 Wythall Bromsgrove Transportation Buses, battery electric vehicles, a miniature steam railway, memorabilia
Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum Image needed LHB Worcester Worcester Multiple website, art, local history, natural history, geology, archaeology, social history, period chemist's shop, collections of the Worcestershire Regiment and Worcestershire Yeomanry Cavalry
Worcestershire County Museum at Hartlebury Castle Image needed LHB Stourport-on-Severn Wyre Forest Multiple Local history, period rooms, toys, archaeology, costumes, local crafts, local industry and transportation, area geology and natural history, transport vehicles

Defunct museumsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. http://www.bromsgrove.gov.uk/cms/leisure-and-culture/tourism/bromsgrove-museum.aspx Bromsgrove District Council - Bromsgrove Museum is closed

See alsoEdit


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