The Firs

Important notice -

The Firs is open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday 11am to 5pm (last admission 4.30pm). You no longer need to book your visit in advance.

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

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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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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