Each year the Museum runs a programme of special events in the beautiful surroundings of Broadheath. The programme brings together talks, recitals and entertainment for music lovers as well as for visitors who just want to find out a little more about the life and times in which Elgar lived.

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 Tickets for our events can be booked online securely and quickly through the Elgar Birthplace Museum shop.

 2015 Events at the Elgar Birthplace Museum


Thu 9 July - Sat 31 October

11:00am-5:00pm (last admissions at 4:15pm)

David Birtwhistle and John Harris Exhibition

David Birtwhistle and John Harris are returning to the Museum this summer, over the Three Choirs Festival period, and into autumn - to exhibit their paintings and prints for the twelfth year.

All work is for sale.


Museum admission applies

Sat 24 October - Sun 1 November


Crack the Code

Become an Elgar detective and solve our enigma code.

Wed 28 October: Work with a local artist to get inspired by codes and create amazing cryptic art.

FREE with Museum admission

Tue 10 November


'Elgar and Me!' with Donald Hunt

A personal journey through the music of Elgar.

Part of the 2015 Illustrated Talks series. Talks include recorded and/or live performances and include refreshments. Tickets £6.00 per talk or £36.00 for the entire series.
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Wed 18 November


An Introduction to Elgar

Enjoy a day's introduction to Elgar in the atmospheric setting of his Birthplace Museum. Find out about the man and his music with guest speakers, plenty of music and wonderful original archive material.

£18.95 per person to include all sessions, Museum entry and all refreshments.

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Tue 15

A Christmas Miscellany

A morning of seasonal music and poetry in the company of Donald Hunt and Friends

Part of the 2015 Donald Hunt Illustrated Talks series
Tickets £6.00, to include seasonal refreshments


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 For information about events organised by Elgar's Fun(d) Raisers, in aid of The Elgar Birthplace Appeal, please see our Fun(d) Raisers web pages.