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The Sphinx Trail

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The Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum
Custom House
31 Commercial Road
Gloucester
Gloucestershire
GL1 2HE

Tel: +44(0)1452 522682

The Sphinx Trail

Guide Prices

General admission - Adult £4, Concession £3, Child £2, under 5s FREE

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From the North: Get off the M5 at Junction 11, at the roundabout take the 3rd exit onto the A40 (signposted Gloucester/Cirencester). At Elmbridge Court roundabout take the 4th exit (signposted Ross). At the next roundabout take the first exit onto the A38 and then at the next roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A430 (Kingsholm Road). At the traffic lights turn left onto Black Dog Way and follow the road (past the Train Station on your left and then Asda on your left). At the next set of traffic lights continue forward (Trier Way). Continue forward at the next set of traffic lights and then stay in the right hand lane (you will see Gloucester Park on your right). At the cross roads turn right into Southgate Street. At the next set of traffic lights continue forward and then take the 2nd left turn into the Docks Car Park. From the car park walk towards the waterfront and the Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum is just to your right.

From the South: Get off the M5 at Junction 12, at the roundabout take the first exit onto the B4008. At the Cross Keys Roundabout take the 3rd exit onto the A38. At the next roundabout continue forward. At the traffic lights continue forward (stay in the left hand lane, signposted Ross) onto the A430, Secunda Way. Continue forward on this by pass until you come to a roundabout, stay in the right hand lane and take the 2nd exit (on to Hempstead Lane). At the traffic lights turn right onto St. Ann Way. Continue forward at the next set 2 sets of lights and then turn left into Southgate Street. At the next set of traffic lights continue forward and then take the 2nd left turn into the Docks Car Park. From the car park walk towards the waterfront and the Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum is just to your right.

Public Transport Directions

The Docks is a short walk away from the Bus and Train Station. If you arrive by Train, come out of the Station and cross Bruton Way and walk into the Bus Station. Walk through the archway in the Bus Station and out onto Station Road. Continue forward into Clarence Street and at the end turn right into Eastgate Street. At 'the Cross' (where the four pededtrianised streets meet) turn left into Southgate Street. Walk down Southgate Street and turn right into Longsmith Street. At the junction turn left into Ladybellegate Street. At the end of Ladybellegate Street cross Commercial Road. The Soldiers’ of Gloucestershire Museum is just in front of you (to get in you need to walk down the stairs and the entrance is just to the right).

Opening Times

Season (14 July 2018 - 9 Sept 2018)
DayTimes
Monday10:0017:00
Tuesday10:0017:00
Wednesday10:0017:00
Thursday10:0017:00
Friday10:0017:00
Saturday10:0017:00
Sunday10:0017:00

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