Worcester is an historic cathedral city on the river Severn, close to the border with . Worcester is the county town of . Worcester began as a Roman period settlement.

Landmarks in the Area

The University of Worcester is a public research university, based in , .

The Museum of Royal Worcester is a ceramics museum located in the Royal Worcester porcelain factory's former site in Photo: Andrew Darge, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Gheluvelt Park is a public in , England, which opened on 17 June 1922 to commemorate… is situated 1¼ miles north of Worcester. Photo: Derek Bradley, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum is an art gallery and local museum in , the county town of , . Photo: Trevor Rickard, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Hallow is a village and civil parish beside the River Severn, about 2 miles north-west of in . is situated 2½ miles northwest of Worcester. Photo: Peter Whatley, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Powick is a village and civil parish in the Malvern Hills district of , England, located two miles south of the city of and four miles north of . is situated 2 miles southwest of Worcester. Photo: Bob Embleton, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Whittington is a small village near close to Junction 7 of the M5 motorway, bounded by the motorway and the B4084, in the District of Wychavon. is situated 2 miles southeast of Worcester. Photo: Peter Whatley, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Rushwick is a village and civil parish in the Malvern Hills District in the county of , England. is situated 2 miles west of Worcester. Photo: Philip Halling, CC BY-SA 2.0.


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