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The Guildhall Worcester

Opens in 16 min: 09:00 - 16:30
Open today: 09:00 - 16:30
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Short visit to a gem of a building.

Popped into the guildhall for a short visit. What a gem of a building. Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ladyjane_10
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Derby, United Kingdom
So many parts of it to see

Would definitely advise a visit to the Guildhall. Especially if there is nothing happening in the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lapsedveggie
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Sheffield
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The City's Guildhall is a truly beautiful building which dates back to 1721. It has a fascinating history – it was once the seat of justice throughout the city and even housed a prison – and today offers both visitors and residents a glimpse of...more
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81A High Street, Worcester WR1 2EY, England
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+44 1905 722308
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All reviews beautiful building high street first floor main hall queen anne council chamber craft fair the tourist information office craft fayre large hall grand hall george iii well worth a visit wonderful paintings an impromptu the ground floor open to the public
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped into the guildhall for a short visit. What a gem of a building. Beautiful architecture,wonderful paintings,and some lovely little touches. A guide was able to let us have a peep into the mayors parlour and the council chamber. It is so beauitfully maintained and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Would definitely advise a visit to the Guildhall. Especially if there is nothing happening in the building as then you can go into most places. We wandered about and saw all manner of rooms. You can see the history of the place everywhere you look....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lapsedveggie
Reviewed 30 November 2018

Popped in here whilst visiting the Xmas Market and it was a very nice addition to the main event. Lovely atmosphere, very friendly sellers and we did actually purchase some very nice Xmas ornaments.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Terence K
Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

It's such a beautiful building right on th e high street in the middle of the city. Lots of craft stalls inside for the Xmas fayre. Nice and toasty warm!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jofunkyfacepainter
Reviewed 9 November 2018

We visit Worcester regularly, and I decided to give the Guildhall a good look. You cannot possibly be disappointed with how beautifully the guildhall is decorated. The public have access to much of the building. I particularly enjoyed the Assembly Room on the top floor....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Frank Peter G
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

I attended a wedding Fayre here with my friends (who are getting married) it is a beautiful building, in the centre of Worcester, the Fayre itself was jam packed. Lovely suppliers. I don’t know if they only host weddings or whether they do other events...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

A nice Museum showcasing the Art of Royal Worcester Porcelain production and some of it's most beautifull creations, if you visit Worcester please don't miss out.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Daveboz000
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Worth a look round. Ask one of the friendly staff for a tour of the cells and the mayor's parlour to. Beautiful building with loads of history.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andy1867
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Called in as an option to avoid the downpour and we were left thoroughly surprised. A lovely gentleman from the council was a fountain of knowledge and in his own time took us on an impromptu guided tour of the courtroom and cells below the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LouCole
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

It’s such a treasure I was pleasantly surprised to find it not only open to the public but with relatively modest security such that visitors are allowed to wander into its grand rooms uninhibited. The grandest is on the ground floor, a high ceilinged affair...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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