BOOK GLOUCESTER HOTELS

Featured Destination

July 2019: Blackpool and the Lancashire Coast

Itís illumination time in Blackpool. Lancashire in October is not likely to be your choice for a sunshine break, but that is not why ...More
More Uk destinations

Attraction in Gloucester

Gloucester City Museum & Art Gallery
Brunswick Road
Gloucester
Gloucestershire

GL1 1HP | View map
Click for phone

Write a review

The City Museum and Art Gallery has been collecting archaeological finds, fine and decorative arts and natural history specimens representing Gloucester's rich heritage since 1860. The fascinating displays housed in a fine Victorian building in the heart of the City contain many items of national and international importance.

The 200,000 objects in our care include: dinosaur remains, archaeology, pre-historic riches, Roman and Medieval treasures, coins, furniture and clocks, ceramics and silverware, paintings and drawings.

Recent improvements include new hands-on exhibits and computer interactives, new visitor facilities and redesigned displays. We have an expanding programme of temporary exhibitions and activities.

Details

Months Open: Tues - Sat all year
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes
Admission Price: Free
Gift Shop: Yes

More Attractions nearby

Gloucester Folk Museum (0.06 miles)

Gloucester Cathedral (0.12 miles)

House of the Tailor of Gloucester (0.12 miles)

Blackfriars (0.25 miles)

Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum (0.26 miles)

Today's best hotels deals

This page viewed on 3,211 occasions since Oct 16th 2005

Brit Quote:
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf - George Orwell
More Quotes

On this day:
Battle of Blore Heath - 1459, Chaplin Returns to England - 1952, 1st British woman News reader - 1955, BBC launches the world's first Ceefax teletext service. - 1974, Steve Redgrave wins 5th Olympic Gold Medal - 2000
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages