The Firs

The Firs

Things to see and do

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Upcoming events

David Birtwhistle Worcestershire and The National Trust exhibition at The Firs

Fri 27 Apr 2018
Local artist David Birtwhistle displays his best loved locations around Worcestershire and National Trust sites around the UK at The Firs.

Downside Up

Sat 05 May 2018
A 45 minute performance of Classical and Jazz music, Theatre and Poetry by Corinne Frost & Stephen Warner (ESO)

Volante Strings - Spring Greetings

Fri 11 May 2018
An evening programme of music performed by Volante Strings to include:

Making a Song and Dance

Fri 25 May 2018
Come and listen to Janet Thomas and Ann Marshall playing a wide variety of song transcriptions and dance music from the early 17th to late 20th century.

Elgar's Pomp and Poetry Too

Fri 01 Jun 2018
A presentation of Elgar's music together with a selection of poems read by actor, playwright and Elgar Society member Peter Sutton.

The Elgar Chorale

Sun 03 Jun 2018
The Elgar Chorale perform at The Firs - Piers Maxim Conductor and pianist.
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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