Are you thinking of becoming a Freemason in Worcester?

The Worcester Lodge 280 has a wonderful history, which dates back to 1790. It is one of the world’s oldest secular fraternities, a society of men concerned with moral and spiritual values. Founded on the three great principles of Brotherly Love, Relief and Truth, it aims to bring together men of goodwill, regardless of background and differences.

People might think that to become a Freemason is quite difficult.  It’s actually straightforward.

The essential qualifications for admission is that you have a belief in a Supreme Being… we’ll explain more when you get in touch. It is usual for candidates to be “mature men of 21 years and over”, but in some circumstances candidates between the ages of 18 and 21 can be admitted.

If you are interested in finding out how to become a Freemason in Worcester, an existing member of the Lodge would be very happy to speak with you over the telephone or in person to discuss your interest in Freemasonry and to answer any and all questions you may have. Please contact us by telephone on 01905 24971, or emailing us at By emailing us you are not committing yourself to anything at this stage.


Tradition and continuity are two of the values which characterise the relationship between Freemasonry and universities. The Universities Scheme was established in 2005 with the objective: ‘To establish and/or enhance arrangements and opportunities for undergraduates and other university members to enjoy Freemasonry’.