The Arts Society works to advance decorative and fine arts education and appreciation, alongside promoting the preservation of artistic heritage. We are a UK based charity with over 91,000 members supporting a network of over 360 local Societies in the UK, Europe and Australasia.

There are currently 22 Societies including South Wales, Herefordshire, Worcestershire and Gloucestershire, Bristol and Malmesbury, further details of which can be found in the Societies section.

The Societies of bring together groups of like minded individuals through regular meetings, lectures by top experts. study days, visits, tours and a number of volunteering activities including Church Recording, Heritage Volunteering and our Young Arts programmes.

It is a great way to expand your knowledge of the arts as well as have fun and make new friendships.

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 A number of Societies in the West Mercia area are holding Lectures, Visits and Days of Special Interest which are open to members of other societes. There are some very interesting things to do so please do consider going to them. 

For information about all those available please  Click Here  This will take you to the Societies Open Events page where they are listed in date order Clicking on any of those listed on the LHS of the page will give you details and booking forms for the individual events.