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Top Choice Museum in Great Malvern

Morgan Motor Company

Morgan has been handcrafting elegant sports cars since 1909, and you can still see the mechanics at work on two-hour guided tours of the unassuming shed-like buildings comprising the factory (prebooking essential), …
Monastery in Great Malvern

Great Malvern Priory

The 11th-century Great Malvern Priory is packed with remarkable features, from original Norman pillars to surreal modernist stained glass. The choir is enclosed by a screen of 15th-century tiles and the monks' stall…
Theatre in Great Malvern

Theatre of Small Convenience

Set in a converted Victorian public lavatory decked out with theatrical Italianate flourishes, this quirky place has just 12 seats and a program running from puppet shows to poetry and opera. Shows usually last five…
Cafe in Great Malvern

Mac & Jac's

Creative salads, flatbreads, sharing plates, spelt risotto and a savoury tart of the day are served up at this fresh addition to the town's dining scene. It's the sister branch of the popular Worcester cafe, set in …
Cafe in Great Malvern

St Ann's Well Cafe

A s-t-e-e-p climb above St Ann's Rd (so best to check opening times beforehand), this quaint cafe is set in an early-19th-century villa, with mountain-fresh spring water bubbling into a carved basin by the door. All…
Modern British in Great Malvern

Fig Tree

Tucked down an alleyway off Church St, this 19th-century former stable serves Mediterranean-inspired fare such as marinated pork chops with caramelised apple, red onion and rosemary potatoes, and chargrilled chicken…
Museum in Great Malvern

Malvern Museum of Local History

Straddling Abbey Rd in the grand Priory Gatehouse (c 1470), the town museum offers a thorough exploration of Great Malvern's claims to fame, including spring waters, medieval monasteries, the Malvern Hills and Morga…
Theatre in Great Malvern

Malvern Theatres

One of the country's best provincial theatres, this long-established cultural hub packs in a lively program of classical music, dance, comedy, drama and cinema.