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Museum of Gloucester

Add Museum of Gloucester to your Itinerary


Brunswick Road

Tel: +44 (0)1452 396131

Museum of Gloucester

Guide Prices

Ticket Type Ticket Tariff
Adult £5.00 per ticket
Children between 5 and 17 £3.00 per ticket
Entry to the shop and cafe Free
Housing and Council Tax benefi £3.00 per ticket
Over 60 £3.00 per ticket
Students £3.00 per ticket
Under 5 Free
Up to 2 adults 5 children £12.00 per ticket

The admission charges include general admission to both the Gloucester Life Museum and the Museum of Gloucester for an entire year. You will receive a membership card upon purchase.
Under 16s to be accompanied by an adult.
A family group must include at least one child.
Visitors with disabilities are able to have one companion for free.
Annual Membership is available.
Visitors with disabilities – one companion for free

Individual: £10.00 per year
Family (up to 2 adults 5 children): £20.00 per year

There will be a number of ‘free days’ at both museums during the year. These will include Heritage Open Days, other city wide events such as The Residents Weekend and sponsored event days. We will let you know about free days in the E-news letter.

Gloucester Museums Pass
The Gloucester Museums Pass allows unlimited entry for 12 months into the Museum of Gloucester, The Gloucester Life Museum, Waterways Museum and the Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum. Whether in Gloucester on a day trip or a resident of the city the pass is the most cost effective way to explore all of Gloucester’s central museums. An adult pass costs £10.00 and the family pass (2 adults and up to 3 children) costs only £20.00. The Gloucester Museum Pass can be purchased at any of these museums as well as Gloucester Tourist Information Centre.



  • Gift Shop

Key Features

  • In town/city centre – In Brunswick Way 2 minutes from the Cross.
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest


  • Accessible to Wheelchair Users
  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • On-Site café/restaurant

Payment Methods

  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards families

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted

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). At the next set of lights turn right into Park Road and then turn right at the end of the road into Brunswick Road. Continue forward at the set of traffic lights and then turn right into St. Michael’s Square. There is a car park here; this is the closest car park to the City Museum. Walk out of St. Michael’s Square and turn right into Brunswick Road. The City Museum is just on the left.

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 2 sets of lights and then continue forward at the cross road on to Trier Way. At the next cross road turn left in to Park Road and then turn right at the end of the road into Brunswick Road. Continue forward at the set of traffic lights and then turn right into St. Michael’s Square. There is a car park here; this is the closest car park to the City Museum. Walk out of St. Michael’s Square and turn right into Brunswick Road. The City Museum is just on the left.

Public Transport Directions

If you arrive by Train, come out of the Train Station and cross Bruton Way and walk in to the Bus Station. Walk through the Bus Station on to Station Road and continue forward in to Clarence Street. At the end of Clarence Street continue forward onto Brunswick Road (passing the Eastgate Viewing Chamber on your right). The entrance to the City Museum and Art Gallery is 100 metres walk on the right.

Opening Times

Opening (1 Jan 2017 – 31 Dec 2017)
Day Times
Monday Closed
Tuesday 10:00 17:00
Wednesday 10:00 17:00
Thursday 10:00 17:00
Friday 10:00 17:00
Saturday 10:00 17:00
Sunday Closed
Bank Holiday Closed

* Please note that The Museum of Gloucester will also be open on Mondays that fall within Gloucestershire school holiday (except the Christmas break)


Eastgate Viewing Chamber, Gloucester

Saturday, 15th July 2017 – Saturday, 5th August 2017

Tuesday, 15th August 2017 – Saturday, 26th August 2017

Thursday, 31st August 2017 – Thursday, 31st August 2017

Eastgate Chamber Tours – With a Roman Soldier
more info

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