The Firs

Important notice -

Due to adverse weather and road conditions we have decided to close The Firs today Sunday 18 March 2018. We hope to re-open tomorrow but please check the website or ring the property.

Birthplace of Sir Edward Elgar

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Things to see and do

Upcoming events

David Birtwhistle Worcestershire and The National Trust exhibition at The Firs

Mon 19 Mar 2018
Local artist David Birtwhistle displays his best loved locations around Worcestershire and National Trust sites around the UK at The Firs.

Make your own binoculars

Fri 30 Mar 2018
To help you spot your favourite critters why not make your own binoculars for you to use all year long.

Cadbury's Easter Hunt

Fri 30 Mar 2018
Cadbury's Easter Hunt Catch the Easter bunny at Elgar's birthplace.

An Audience with Corinne Frost

Sat 31 Mar 2018
Come and listen to Corinne playing solo cello including Elgar and other English music. Corrinne will interact with the audience with lively ancedotes.

Elgar's Easter Hunt

Tue 03 Apr 2018
Catch the Easter bunny at Elgar's birthplace.

Downside Up

Sat 05 May 2018
A 45 minute performance of classical music pieces by Corinne Frost & Stephen Warner (ESO)
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Get involved

a group of visitors in the birthplace garden

Get involved as a volunteer 

We're lucky to have many wonderful volunteers at The Firs who support us in many different ways you could help bring Elgar's birthplace to life.

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Joe Tierney talking to a group of visitors

Group visits 

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

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Our work

Alison working in the garden

Our work 

Read about how we are helping to look after and conserve the Elgar Birthplace.

The team at the Firs

Meet the Team 

Meet the team that make The Firs a great place to visit