The Firs

Important notice -

The Firs is open from Friday 3 December until Sunday 19 December on Friday's, Saturday's and Sundays.

Birthplace of Sir Edward Elgar

The Firs

What's on

What to expect at The Firs 

Read this to find out everything you need to know about what's open and what to expect from your visit. We've made some changes to our usual offer, to keep everyone safe.

The Firs

Things to see and do

The Firs Cottage Garden in Winter

Cottage Garden and Outdoors

There may be a chill in the air but the cottage garden's flowers and shrubs still welcome you with warmth this Autumn

Walking the dog past Elgar mural

Visiting The Firs with your dog  

Following Elgar's great love of dogs, The Firs welcomes you and your four legged for a dog walk with a difference. Stroll in the cottage garden and woodland area as well as indoor exhibitions in the visitor centre.

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Groups

volunteers talking to visitors at the firs

Group visits 

Do you have a group who would like a bespoke visit to Elgar's Birthplace?

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History

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Our work