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Best Museums and Art Galleries In Hereford

We've rounded up the best museums and art galleries in Hereford in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 87 Hereford museums and art galleries to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the museums and art galleries we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Tudor building at Hereford Museum and Art Gallery

Hereford Museum and Art Gallery

  • Hereford
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

At the family friendly Hereford Museum and Art Gallery, some of the cooler exhibits include a hive of live bees, a two headed calf, a two metre long...

Smocks dress and cap at The Cider Museum Hereford

The Cider Museum Hereford

  • Hereford
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Cider Museum Hereford provides an interesting look at how cider has been made over the centuries, and has an extensive collection, which includes...

Sign at The Waterworks Museum in Hereford

The Waterworks Museum

  • Hereford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Waterworks Museum is based in a Victorian pumping station that served Hereford for 120 years, and tells the story of drinking water throughout th...

Walking path at Malvern Hills GeoCentre

Malvern Hills GeoCentre

  • Malvern
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Malvern Hills GeoCentre is the official visitor information centre for the Geopark Way. Its position on the western slopes of the Hills at the Wyche...

Outside view of Malvern Museum of Local History in Great Malvern

Malvern Museum of Local History

  • Great Malvern
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Malvern Museum of Local History may be small, but it tells a vast story, starting with rocks and fossils, to the later events that shaped Malvern. Di...

Entrance to The Judges Lodging in Presteigne

The Judges Lodging

  • Presteigne
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Judges Lodging From the stunningly and sympathetically restored judge's apartments through to the rather dingier servants' quarters below floors,...

Ruins of Abergavenny Castle & Museum

Abergavenny Castle & Museum4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Abergavenny
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

The charming and welcoming Abergavenny Museum is set within the grounds of an atmospheric 'ruined' Norman Castle, where you and the kids can enjoy a...

Bear mascot at Dean Heritage Centre in Cinderford

Dean Heritage Centre

  • Cinderford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Dean Heritage Centre is one of Gloucestershire's leading tourist attractions. Set across a five acre site, the centre protects, preserves and pro...

Outside view of Nature in Art in Twigworth

Nature in Art

  • Twigworth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Nature in Art is a museum, housed in a Georgian mansion, with some really interesting exhibits of wildlife art, with work by over 600 artists from 60...

Men demonstration of English Civil War at The Commandery in Worcester

The Commandery

  • Worcester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Dating back to the 12th century, The Commandery, a glorious Grade I listed site was once known as St Wulfstan's Hospital. During the English Civil Wa...

Outside view of Worcester City Art Gallery and Museum

Worcester City Art Gallery and Museum

  • Worcester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Worcester City Art Gallery and Museum has plenty for families to see and do and it is free to visit. It has a lively programme of activities, exhibit...

Family looking at artefacts in Gloucester Waterways Museum

Gloucester Waterways Museum

  • Gloucester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Gloucester Waterways Museum brings to life the fascinating story of 2,000 miles of waterways and Britain's most inland port. Kids of all ages will en...

Outside view of Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum in Gloucester

Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum

  • Gloucester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum is well laid out and full of interactive exhibits and displays that will really grab the attention of your kids. T...

Kids looking at rock exhibit at Museum of Gloucester

Museum of Gloucester

  • Gloucester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Museum of Gloucester, previously known as Gloucester City Museum and Art Gallery, was recently given a grant to refurbish and reinvent itself. It...

Street view of Tewkesbury Town Museum

Tewkesbury Town Museum

  • Tewkesbury
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Tewkesbury Town Museum is a quirky little place, housed in a 17th century half timber building, which adds to the history you will find with its wood...

Doctor display at George Marshall Medical Museum in Worcester

George Marshall Medical Museum

  • Worcester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The George Marshall Medical Museum is a fantastic and free small museum on the doorstep of Worcestershire Royal Hospital. Come and visit to explore h...

Model at Blaenavon Ironworks in Pontypool

Blaenavon Ironworks

  • Pontypool
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The historic Blaenavon Ironworks is where the recent BBC series Coal House was filmed, because the site includes 3 rows of the original workers' terr...

Big pit at Big Pit National Coal Museum in Blaenavon

Big Pit National Coal Museum

  • Blaenavon
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Big Pit National Coal Museum is a real coal mine and one of Britain's leading mining museums. With facilities to educate and entertain all ages, we o...

Aircraft exhibit at Jet Age Museum in Gloucester

Jet Age Museum

  • Gloucester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Jet Age Museum is a really interesting place to visit, even if you aren't a budding pilot or petrol head, and it's free. There are a number of planes...

Outside view of Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre in Craven Arms

Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre

  • Craven Arms
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Step back in time or stroll through nature at Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre. A timeline trail, homemade ice cream and one enormous mammoth make i...

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