Bromsgrove offers the visitor a wide range of experiences including, beautiful countryside, a vibrant arts and events programme, a traditional bustling town centre full of fascinating architecture and the famous Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings.
The District as a whole has over 467 Listed Buildings and 839 known Sites of Archaeology Interest, 13 of which are Scheduled Ancient Monuments. There are 2 registered historic parks and gardens and 11 Conservation Areas that are designated as being areas of special architectural or historic interest.
Public countryside destinations in the surrounding areas are varied. The Tardebigge Locks are the longest navigable flight of locks in the country. The stunning Lickey, Clent and Waseley Hills Country Parks, and the Outdoor Pursuits and Water Sports Centre at Upton Warren Lake provide for walking, cycling and other outward bound activities.
Bromsgrove also offers a wide range of events throughout the year to suit all tastes and ages.
The Artrix centre for the arts, which was opened in 2005, provides a versatile entertainment programme of around 400 events every year for everyone in the area, featuring cinema screenings, dance, theatre, music and art. It is increasingly becoming a fixture on the comedy circuit.
The Bromsgrove Arts Alive Network, Bromsgrove Festival, Bromsgrove Folk Club, Bromsgrove Operatic Society, Bromsgrove Court Leet, the Avoncroft Museum and the District Council add to a vibrant and diverse music, arts and events scene, across a range of venues throughout the District and Town Centre.
Bromsgrove boasts a wide range of quality accommodation to suit all budgets. Visitors can choose from The Hilton and Holiday Inn to Premier Inn and Travel Lodge, as well as a range of smaller local accommodation providers, including the historic Grafton Manor Hotel. More accommodation options and venue’s are available here.
The unspoilt and rural nature of Bromsgrove makes it the perfect place to participate in a wide range of leisure activities or just to relax and enjoy some peace and some fresh air!