Museums & Heritage

The Firs – Elgar’s Birthplace

Please note that this property is currently closed. Please visit the National Trust website for the latest updates.

Please check our website to book and see what to expect when visiting.

The birthplace of Sir Edward Elgar is most definitely home to ‘Land of Hope and Glory’. Set in sight of his beloved Malvern Hills, this small family home in the village of Lower Broadheath is the perfect environment for nurturing a creative genius.

Eat,shop,stay: Picnic spaces around the Visitor Centre.

Things to see and do: Elgar Exhibition spaces, The Birthplace Cottage, Cottage garden and Visitor Centre.

Dogs: Assistance dogs welcome throughout the property. Other dogs are welcome on leads within the visitor centre and the cottage garden, sorry not in birthplace cottage.

Note: nearest toilet at visitor centre.



Group Visits Available
Free Parking
Dogs Accepted
Disabled Access
Children Welcome