We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
A Little Gem

While on a flying visit to Worcester we visited this NT House We found it very interesting with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mike d
,
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Lovely old housw

One of the smaller National Trust properties, lovely old house with small garden. Staff were very... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
RobD2147
Read all 281 reviews
154
All photos (154)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
About
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Dec
Jan
Feb
Contact
The Greyfriars Friar Street, Worcester WR1 2LZ, England
Website
+44 1905 23571
Call
Reviews (281)
Filter reviews
279 results
Traveller rating
152
107
17
3
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
152
107
17
3
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews national trust property small garden brother and sister interesting house room guides guided tour small property nt property second hand bookshop old house wall hangings well worth a visit previous owners merchant house free flow wealthy merchant tea room
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 279 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

While on a flying visit to Worcester we visited this NT House We found it very interesting with its seasonal and nostalgic displays It was not very busy at the time of our visit and all the guides enthusiastically spoke about the Hose and its...More

Thank mike d
Reviewed 29 October 2018

One of the smaller National Trust properties, lovely old house with small garden. Staff were very friendly and helpful.

Thank RobD2147
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Having visited Worcester many times without viewing this property, we decided to search for Greyfriars. It certainly didnt take much finding, Located in Friar street which runs parallel to the main shopping street, it is only a short walk from The Guildhall or the Cathedral....More

1  Thank DavidSl1949
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Set in the heart of the city of Worcester, in the process of finding this property you will find yourself discovering many historic and interesting parts of the city. The house itself has several layers of history which benefit greatly from being passed on by...More

Thank Alistair M
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Strange house rescued from demolition by a couple of eccentrics. Take one of the tours with their excellent volunteers to get an insight into the history

Thank P S
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Excellent cream tea with quince jelly. A step back in time and helpful volunteers. Nice garden, second hand books.

Thank John W
Reviewed 12 October 2018

In the centre of Worcester, I must have walked past lots of times! Glad I visited, interesting house and lovely small garden Café worth a visit!!

Thank PamY_11
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Delightful NT house with lots of history to find out about. The rooms are fascinating and the staff very knowlegable.

Thank Alan P
Reviewed 6 October 2018

As members of the National Trust we wanted to visit Greyfiars House while we were in Worcester. We had an excellent tour of the house but unfortunately the garden was closed due to a problem with fallen brickwork. Inside the house was most interesting and...More

Thank Trevor679
Reviewed 2 October 2018

There is a very interesting history to the house and how it has evolved over the centuries with sections being added in different eras. There are guided tours at certain times but our party selected to take our time viewing the bits that interested us....More

Thank Trevor D
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 12 nearby hotels
Travelodge Worcester
177 reviews
.06 km away
Fownes Hotel
835 reviews
.15 km away
Ye Olde Talbot
666 reviews
.18 km away
Worcester Boutique Suites
11 reviews
.21 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 388 nearby restaurants
Friar Street Kitchen
207 reviews
.01 km away
Chocolate Deli Coffee and Patisserie
152 reviews
.07 km away
Mac & Jac's Cafe-Deli
244 reviews
.06 km away
Galleria Italiana
1 116 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 119 nearby attractions
Worcester Cathedral
2 486 reviews
.22 km away
Tudor House Museum
234 reviews
.08 km away
The Guildhall Worcester
200 reviews
.14 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Kelly C
23 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Russ414 | Reviewed this property |
It's best to take the guided tour, which is around 30 mins and then wander back on your own and spend 15-20 mins having a more detailed look round, so around an hour. For the weather is good it's nice to sit in the garden... More
1
Vote
Diana G
16 August 2016|
Answer
Response from Irene B | Reviewed this property |
The entry fee is £5 or free if NT member
0
Votes
SeanAWB
7 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Chris W | Reviewed this property |
Grey Friars in Worcester is open most days but is staffed entirely by a happy, enthusiastic team of volunteers and it's closed on Sundays and Mondays. I think the usual opening times are 11am to 5pm. It is a lovely setting... More
0
Votes