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Worcester Guildhall

High Street, Worcester WR1 2EY, England
+44 1905 722018
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Surprisingly interesting

We were recommended to visit this by the tourist office, and it is certainly worth a visit... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rosalie P
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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
Impressive.

Free entry to an impressive building with history. Sometimes a meeting etc can stop all of the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
dean b
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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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 Worcester's rich and varied heritage.
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  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“first floor” (10 reviews)
“craft fair” (5 reviews)
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High Street, Worcester WR1 2EY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were recommended to visit this by the tourist office, and it is certainly worth a visit, especially upstairs where there are many fine portraits as well as a beautiful ceiling.

Thank Rosalie P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Free entry to an impressive building with history. Sometimes a meeting etc can stop all of the building being accessed. Worth a look,

Thank dean b
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We visited as it had a xmas craft fayre on. Lovely old building steeped in history. Some super hand made crafts to look at and admire.

Thank JEl000
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This attractive building is well-maintained and has a bit of history on the façade. The head above the doorway is that of Oliver Cromwell, who was beheaded for his traitorous activities against the crown. The heads in the façade are similarly of other opposition figures...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2017

Great place to spend a while away from the hustle and bustle of the city . Nice tea room with a piano , with reasonable food.

Thank woofwoofpusspuss
Reviewed 15 October 2017

What a beautiful and historical building! Some of the upper rooms are really quite glorious. Well maintained, clean and accessible.

Thank victorf654
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Short visit due imminent wedding taking place, many portraits of previous town dignitaries and council parafinalia.

Thank devon-sightseers
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This is the centre of civic activities in Worcester City. The City Council meet here, the Mayors' Parlor is here, the City and County election ballet counts are also here.

Thank dean10102013
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Guild hall. Is a beautiful building right in the centre of Worcester, they have regular fairs on the ground floor, job, craft etc it is easily accessible to disabled and able bodied alike. Well worth a visit. And it's free.

Thank David M
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Great for a quick 15 min dander around. Loved the relaxed atmosphere so well done Worcester. Does every Mayor get a massive oil painting I wonder?

1  Thank daloughlin
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