Explore the past

For up to date information regarding events and event cancellation due to COVID-19 please visit our Coronavirus information page: http://www.thehiveworcester.org/coronavirus.html 

The Hive offers a varied events programme for everyone to enjoy, from music, drama and art to learning opportunities, workshops, book clubs and lectures. 

If you would like to be added to our mailing list to get monthly updates on the forthcoming events at The Hive please email hiveadminteam@worcestershire.gov.uk

Please note that we do not give refunds on tickets booked in advance.

  • First Steps in House History - CANCELLED

    Thursdays 9th January, 6th February, 5th March and 2nd April 2020, 10-11am - CANCELLED

    These one hour introductions will guide you round the most useful local and house history resources we hold on the Explore the Past floor and give you some tips on getting started. The sessions take up to 5 people.

    £6 per person

  • First Steps in Family History - CANCELLED

    Thursdays 9th January, 6th February, 5th March and 2nd April 2020, 11.30am-12.30pm - CANCELLED

    These one hour introductions will guide you round the most useful family history resources we hold on the Explore the Past floor and give you some tips on getting started. The sessions take up to 5 people.

    £6 per person

  • Starting Family History - CANCELLED

    Tuesdays 25th February, 3rd March and 17th March 2020, 10am-12pm - CANCELLED

    Want to know how to begin tracing your ancestors and building your family tree? This three-part workshop will explain how to get started, key tips, the main sources you will need, and a chance to put it into practice and have a go online during the session.

    £22 per person

  • Hive Archaeology Tour - CANCELLED - Sat, 21 March

    Saturday 21st March 2020, 11am-12.45pm - CANCELLED

    Come on this tour in and around The Hive to discover how the site has changed over time, from a Roman street to Civil War defences and Victorian cattle market. See finds from the excavation and explore the history features hidden within the building’s design.

    £6 per person