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Elgar Birthplace Museum

Elgars Birthplace Crown East Lane | Lower Broadheath, Broadheath WR2 6RH, England
+44 1905 333224
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Lovely visit, great place to be informed, It's beautiful with great history Perfect day out with... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2017
jamandjellysss
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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Edward Elgar, composer of Land of Hope & Glory, and one of the glories of England, is celebrated... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2016
KevinSadler2364
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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The birthplace of this famous composer now houses an extensive collection of Elgar memorabilia.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Elgars Birthplace Crown East Lane | Lower Broadheath, Broadheath WR2 6RH, England
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+44 1905 333224
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Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Lovely visit, great place to be informed, It's beautiful with great history Perfect day out with great wether

Thank jamandjellysss
Reviewed October 27, 2016

Edward Elgar, composer of Land of Hope & Glory, and one of the glories of England, is celebrated here. I would have been so disappointed if I'd missed out on seeing the wonderful exhibits that are on display here

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed September 20, 2016

Classical music lovers will really enjoy this museum. Large car park, excellent friendly welcome, very interesting artefacts and information on Elgar's life. The little cottage where he was born is a gem and the garden a treat too with views across to the Malverns. We...More

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Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

As big fans of classical music this is a great place to learn more about and the man and his music. I visited here over a decade back, the included audio guides and video have given this attraction improved value since then. The visitors centre...More

Thank Andythebaggie
Reviewed September 17, 2016

Been there with my hubby a few years ago. Beautiful building and fascinating history. Saw the upstairs room where Elgar was born.

Thank Phil H
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Always wanted to go, but sometimes these places disappoint. This museum certainly did not for me. Houses are just buildings, but with all the personal possessions and the well laid out museum, I felt I was transported back to his time. I went the day...More

Thank Graham C
Reviewed September 4, 2016

This was a very interesting place to visit. We spent much longer than expected there! the video at the beginning was very informative.

Thank Jrfamily15
Reviewed August 22, 2016

I'd recommend this pleasant little house and museum. The staff are friendly and helpful, it's peaceful, and you learn a lot about Elgar himself.

Thank anglicano
Reviewed August 14, 2016

It was a most pleasant surprise to find the Elgar Birthplace Museum just 3.5 miles away from our hotel in Bransford. The site consists of a modern (2000) visitor centre, the Elgar Birthplace Cottage and Garden. I found the staff in the Visitor Centre very...More

Thank JayceeLondres
Reviewed July 27, 2016

The cottage is well laid out with many of Elgar's possessions. The (relatively new) museum has a wonderful collection of extracts of his manuscripts as well. The introductory video is good if you are new to Elgar, and want an introduction to who he was,...More

Thank lenrhodesmusic
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