The Hive @ Worcester opens 2 July 2012

The Hive, Worcester opens on 2nd July 2012

The Hive, Europe’s first joint Public and University Library opens on 2nd July 2012 in Worcester

The Hive will be open seven days a week, from 8.30am until 10pm, throughout the year, apart from Bank Holidays.

The Building will be closed on the 10 July 2012 to prepare for a visit from The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh, it will reopen at 2 pm on 11 July 2012.

The Hive will have:

  • over 12 miles of original documents on its shelves.
  • Over 26,000 records of historic monuments and buildings
  • A quarter of a million books
  • 800 study stations

More information The Hive project can be found here.