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History and Heritage

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Number of results: 43

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  1. Add Gloucester Guildhall to your Itinerary

    Gloucester Guildhall

    Type

    Type:

    Event Venue

    Gloucester

    Gloucester's premier arts venue featuring art galleries, cinema and live musical and theatrical performances. The Guildhall's café-bar is a laid-back and peaceful haven just a step away from the hustle and bustle of Eastgate Street.

  2. Add Hillfield Gardens to your Itinerary

    Hillfield Gardens

    Type

    Type:

    Garden

    Gloucester

    Just outside the city centre lies Hillfield Gardens, a true hidden gem of Gloucester. This public park is home to some of the oldest trees in the city and the historic monuments Scriven's Conduit, the King's Board and a leper chapel.

  3. Add St. Oswald's Priory to your Itinerary

    St. Oswald's Priory

    Type

    Type:

    Abbey/Priory

    Gloucester

    St. Oswald's Priory was founded by Lady Aethelflaed of Mercia, daughter of Alfred the Great, around 900. Was used as a site for pilgrimages, has been a church and now only the remains still stand. Visit to see the 12th and 13th Century arches.

  4. Add Llanthony Secunda Priory to your Itinerary

    Llanthony Secunda Priory

    Type

    Type:

    Abbey/Priory

    Gloucester

    Ruined outer court of an Augustinian priory founded in 1136 by canons from Llanthony (Gwent), including a 15thC tithe barn and late medieval storage buildings.

  5. Painswick Golf Club

    Painswick Golf Club

    Type

    Type:

    Golf Course

    STROUD

  6. Add National Waterways Museum Gloucester to your Itinerary

    National Waterways Museum Gloucester

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Gloucester

    Three floors of a Victorian warehouse house interactive displays and galleries, which chart the story of Britain's waterways. Historic craft, working forge, cafe and shop.

  7. Add St Michael's Tower to your Itinerary

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    St Michael's Tower

    Type

    Type:

    Tower

    Gloucester

    St. Michael's Tower is home of Gloucester Civic Trust and ‘A tower of learning’ – a place where the community and visitors can learn about Gloucester’s rich past, while recording today’s history for future generations to enjoy.

  8. Add Over Bridge to your Itinerary

    Over Bridge

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Site

    Gloucester

    A single-arch stone bridge spanning the River Severn built by Thomas Telford between 1825 and 1827.

  9. Add The New Gloucester Antiques Centre to your Itinerary

    The New Gloucester Antiques Centre

    Type

    Type:

    Shopping

    Gloucester

    Gloucester Antiques Centre has over 11,000 square feet of floor space spread across three floors, packed with antiques and collectables of all descriptions. There is a cafe located on the second floor for your convenience.

  10. Add Jet Age Museum to your Itinerary

    Jet Age Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Cheltenham Road East, Gloucester

    The Jet Age Museum is home to a unique collection of historic aircraft and artefacts charting the history of Gloucestershire's aviation heritage and telling the story of the people who made the first Allied jet powered flight possible.

  11. Add Highnam Court Gardens to your Itinerary

    Highnam Court Gardens

    Type

    Type:

    Garden

    Gloucester

    Highnam Court is now a privately owned family home. The Gardens are open for special events throughout the year and for group visits.

  12. Add St Peter's Catholic Church to your Itinerary

    St Peter's Catholic Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Gloucester

    St Peter's is situated in the heart of the historic city of Gloucester and serves not only the immediate city centre area, but also some of the suburbs and surrounding countryside.

  13. Add Clearwell Caves to your Itinerary

    Clearwell Caves

    Type

    Type:

    Industrial Archaeology

    Coleford

    Set in a beautiful valley, nine large caverns of this former iron ore mine and natural cave system have been opened to the public.

  14. Add St. John's Northgate Church to your Itinerary

    St. John's Northgate Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Gloucester

    St. John's Northgate is an 18th Century Church with visible structural evidence of a previous 14th Century building. Now with it’s tastefully refurbished interior and historic characters it is well worth visiting. Members are ready to welcome you.

  15. Add Great Witcombe Roman Villa Remains to your Itinerary

    Great Witcombe Roman Villa Remains

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Site

    Gloucester

    The remains of a large villa, overlooking an enchanting valley. Built around three sides of a courtyard, it had a luxurious bath-house complex.

  16. Add Gloucester Ghost Walks to your Itinerary

    Gloucester Ghost Walks

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Tour

    Gloucester

    Discover more about the ghosts and history of Gloucester. Tours start from the Tourist Information Centre in Southgate Street.

  17. Add Gloucestershire Archives to your Itinerary

    Gloucestershire Archives

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage/Visitor Centre

    Gloucester

    Gloucestershire Archives preserves historical records and makes them available for research e.g. family, house and local history. Collections are listed in an online catalogue. Document pre-ordering and an enquiries service are available.

  18. Add Berkeley Castle & Gardens to your Itinerary

    Berkeley Castle & Gardens

    Type

    Type:

    Castle/Fort

    Berkeley

    Berkeley Castle is unique; lived in by the same family for almost 900 years, longer than any other fortress in England. Visit the imposing mediaeval Castle, Gardens, Butterfly House, Yurt Tearoom, check their website for special events taking place.

  19. Add Sudeley Castle & Gardens to your Itinerary

    Sudeley Castle & Gardens

    Type

    Type:

    Castle/Fort

    Winchcombe, Near Cheltenham

    Award-winning gardens surrounding Castle and medieval ruins. Exhibitions, rare-breeds pheasantry, restaurant & cafe, adventure play area.

  20. Add Dean Forest Railway to your Itinerary

    Dean Forest Railway

    Type

    Type:

    Steam Railway

    Lydney

    Heritage steam railway running between Lydney Junction and Parkend.

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