40th Anniversary Celebrations of Malvern Museum

Abbey Hotel Shaw Suite Abbey RoadGreat Malvern,

Malvern Museum Society was formed 40 years ago. To mark this occasion the museum has organised a celebration at the Abbey Hotel on Monday 23rd September. Entry is free and there are refreshments. There will be displays and presentations in … Read More

Lecture: History of Phrenology by Louise Robinson

Christchurch Hall Avenue Road, Malvern, Worcestershire

Phrenology was a popular study of personality linked to bumps on people's heads!  If you would like to learn more then do come along to hear this fascinating talk by Louise Robinson from the George Marshall Medical Museum, Worcester.  She … Read More

Lecture: Gothic Architecture of Great Malvern

Christchurch Hall Avenue Road, Malvern, Worcestershire

Malvern has copious examples of Gothic architecture but do you know where to look for them?  This talk, delivered by historic building conservation consultants, Jacob Rock and Louise Davidson will help you uncover more of the town's creative past.

Lecture: Walking the Coasts of England and Wales

Chris O'Grady walked the coasts of England and Wales over a period from 2002 through to 2017!  Discover more of his experiences, sights and sites in this illustrated talk.

Winter Lecture: Malvern Hills National Park by Dr Bruce E Osborne

Christchurch Hall Avenue Road, Malvern, Worcestershire

This should be a fascinating evening looking at the merits of creating a new National Park in the area occupied by the Malvern hills and its communities, extending to the Teme valley in the north and including the Abberley Geopark.  … Read More

Malvern Museum AGM

Christchurch Hall Avenue Road, Malvern, Worcestershire

This is both an opportunity to discover how well the museum performed in 2019 and enjoy the company of many members, stewards, volunteers and museum officers. After the business part of the AGM there won't be tea & coffee as … Read More

Winter Lecture: Powick Lunatic Asylum by Ken Crump

Christchurch Hall Avenue Road, Malvern, Worcestershire

Powick Hospital opened its doors in 1852 as the Worcestershire City and County Pauper Lunatic Asylum. It finally closed in 1989 and its scant remains survive on land now occupied by a housing estate. Ken Crump is one of our … Read More

The Wallflower Years by Steve Birch

Steve Birch will chart his progress from being a stuttering terrified teenager who couldn’t talk to anyone, to becoming a seasoned presenter. In 2007 he was introduced to Toastmasters, an organisation dedicated to improving self -confidence and the development of … Read More

All Winter Lectures are held at Christchurch Hall in Avenue Road, Great Malvern, unless otherwise stated.

Lectures begin at 7.30 and admission is free to Friends of Malvern Museum or £2 for visitors.

Refreshments are served at the end of the evening for a small charge.