Gatehouse and Collection

Gatehouse and Collection

These pages provide information on the gatehouse and collection, with a research guide and links to the museum catalogue.

You can visit these pages using the links below.

History of the Gatehouse.  Malvern Museum of Local History is housed in the Priory Gatehouse, a building dating back (in parts) to medieval and Tudor times.  This page provides a short history, and an indication of its local and national importance.

Gatehouse Restoration.  The Priory Gatehouse is a historic building in need of conservation and repair.  This page reports current progress of the Priory Gatehouse Restoration Project.

Collection and Archive.  Malvern Museum has a collection of over 8,000 items on display, in its reserve collection and in its archive.  This page provides a overview of the main collections.

Research Guide.  This page provides information on how to research family and local history using material in the museum’s collection and archive.  It also provides links to the catalogue of pictures, maps, books and archive material held by the museum.