Local Activities: West Midlands Wedding Venue

Are you attending a wedding at Manor Hill House and interested in exploring the local area?

This blog recommends our best local activities to get involved with, from beautiful countryside walks to thrilling adventures.

Exploring the local area after a wedding is a great way to extend your celebration and create lasting memories with your loved ones. Weddings often bring people from different parts of the country or even the world together, and taking the time to explore the surrounding area can be a fun and exciting way to bond and experience new things together. It can also be an opportunity to support local businesses and communities, as you discover the unique charm, culture, and attractions that the area has to offer. From visiting local landmarks and museums to trying out regional cuisine or participating in outdoor activities, there’s always something new to discover in a new place. As a West Midlands wedding venue, we have the pleasure of so many amazing activities on our doorstop.


Worcester is a cathedral city located set beside the River Severn. The city has some entertaining activities for all, including a cricket ground, racecourse and a beautiful cathedral open to the public!

It is also home to the Royal Worcestershire Porcelain Museum and The Commandery museum.

Malvern Hills

The beautiful Malvern Hills are in the English counties of Worcestershire, Herefordshire and a small area of northern Gloucestershire, a great destination for walkers of all ages. Malvern town is also a picturesque destination with some fabulous pubs, cafes and restaurants.

Lickey Hills

The Lickey Hills stretches for 11 miles across Worcestershire. The country park is a great location for walkers and mountain bikers, consisting of trees, marches and a wide variety of wildlife.

Webbs Of Wychbold


Webbs is one of the biggest family-owned garden centres in the UK, catering for all of your garden and home needs. Webbs is a great inspirational and relaxing day out.

Aztec Adventure

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Aztec Adventures includes an aqua park, boat hire, boat launch, open water swimming and adventure groups. There is an activity for all to get involved in!

Hanbury Hall


Hanbury Hall house and gardens was originally a set for summer parties in the 18th century. The Hall is full of drama and politics, showing the birth of Georgian society.

Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings

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The Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings is an open-air museum of rescued buildings that have been relocated to Stoke Heath, Bromsgrove. These buildings show how the people of the region lived, worked and played over the last 700 years.

Jinney Ring Craft Centre

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The Jinney Ring Craft Centre, located in Hanbury, has craft studios, a gallery, gift shop and restaurant. It’s a half day visit for all to have a relaxing day of shopping. Why not stop for a spot of lunch and feed the ducks?

West Midlands Safari Park

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This park has over 165 species of exotic animals among other attractions including a small theme park. The drive-through safari allows visitors to come face-to-face with extraordinary and beautiful animals. This is a brilliant day out for keeping the kids entertained!

Harvington Hall

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Harvington Hall is an untouched beauty hidden in the deep Worcestershire countryside. There are seven priest hides here, as well as an impressive collection of rare Elizabethan wall paintings and many more historic tales.

Severn Valley Railway

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The Severn Valley Railway is a standard gauge heritage railway in Shropshire and Worcestershire. Step back in time on their award-winning heritage railway, experiencing the golden age of travel in the heart of England

Attwell Farm Park

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Attwell Farm Park is a family-run childrens petting farm with over 30 different species of animals, a large outdoor activity area and a huge indoor soft play.

Cadbury World

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Cadbury World, located in Bournville Birmingham features a self-guided exhibition tour of Cadbury confectionery. The tour tells the history of chocolate and of the Cadbury business, with plenty of chocolate to snack on.

Go Ape Wyre Forest

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Go Ape in the Wyre Forest is the ultimate tree top experience of wobbly bridges, intricate crossings with an amazing zip wire finale.

Black Country Museum


The Black Country Museum is an open-air museum of rebuilt historic buildings, located in the centre of the Black Country, Dudley. The museum opens its buildings to provide an immersive experience. Why not visit the 1930s fish and chip shop or have a pint or soft drink in one of their pubs?

Exploring the local area can also provide a nice contrast to the more formal atmosphere of a wedding and allow you to unwind and enjoy a more relaxed, informal time with your guests. Overall, exploring the local area after a wedding can be a rewarding and enriching experience, bringing you closer to your guests and creating unforgettable memories.

 To find out more about our West Midlands wedding venue, please get in touch with us: www.manorhillhouse.co.uk/contact-us/ or call 01527 861200

Our exclusive use price covers

• Exclusive use of Manor Hill House from midday until midnight
• The Award-Winning Manor Hill events team, working with you in the lead up to your wedding day to ensure everything goes perfectly!
• Friendly waiting and bar staff to look after you throughout the day and night
• Beautiful flower wall and light up LOVE letters
• Ample car parking with an overflow car park if required
• Surround sound system and PA system for speeches
• Fully serviced all-day bar with hot beverages available
• Complimentary decor items
• A highly trusted recommended suppliers directory to help with accommodation, taxis, DJs, musicians, local hairdressers, make-up artists and much more
• All prices are inclusive of VAT

The exclusive use hire fee will vary depending on the day of the week, month and year. Get in touch for a personalised quotation for your wedding day.

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