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History and Heritage

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Number of results: 43

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  1. Add National Waterways Museum Gloucester to your Itinerary

    National Waterways Museum Gloucester

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    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.

  2. Add Llanthony Secunda Priory to your Itinerary

    Llanthony Secunda Priory

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    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.

  3. Add Gloucester Guildhall to your Itinerary

    Gloucester Guildhall

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    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.

  4. Add English Holiday Cruises to your Itinerary

    English Holiday Cruises

    Type

    Type:

    Boat Trip

    The Docks, Gloucester


    Cruise the mighty River Severn through the Cotswolds Severn Vale. Unpack once & visit new places daily- Cruises from 3 to 7 days. Traditional, familiar English cooking with special diets catered for. Inclusive food, drinks, tours & more with no…

  5. Add St. Mary de Crypt Church to your Itinerary

    St. Mary de Crypt Church

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    Type:

    Church/Chapel

    Gloucester

    St. Mary de Crypt is a 15th Century Church in the centre of Gloucester. It is famous for it’s Tudor Schoolroom adjacent to the Church and for it’s two famous ‘Sons’- George Whitfield 18thC Evangelist and Robert Raikes who started Sunday Schools.

  6. Mariners Church

    Add Mariners Church to your Itinerary

    Mariners Church

    Type

    Type:

    Wedding Venue

    Gloucester

    Welcome to Mariners Gloucester. We are a vibrant Anglican church in the city centre, where Christians have worshipped for 165 years. We have a vision to play our part in the re-evangelisation and transformation of our city.

    Our senior leader…

  7. Add Eastgate Viewing Chamber to your Itinerary

    Eastgate Viewing Chamber

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Site

    Gloucester

    Roman and medieval gate-towers and moat in underground exhibition chamber.

  8. Add Blackfriars to your Itinerary

    Blackfriars

    Type

    Type:

    Abbey/Priory

    Gloucester

    Blackfriars is a stunning example of a 13th century medieval Priory site, nestled at the heart of the waterside City of Gloucester.

  9. 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.

  10. Add Beatrix Potter's House of the Tailor of Gloucester to your Itinerary

    Beatrix Potter's House of the Tailor of Gloucester

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Gloucester

    Children's author Beatrix Potter created one of her most loved characters here. This charming shop and museum is the original building that inspired the very story and is used in the illustrations. Free entry and open to the public every day.

  11. 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.

  12. 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.

  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 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.

  15. 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.

  16. 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.

  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 GWR Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway to your Itinerary

    GWR Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway

    Type

    Type:

    Steam Railway

    Cheltenham

    The GWSR is a volunteer run steam and diesel heritage railway in the English Cotswolds.

  19. Add Dr Jenner's House, Museum and Garden to your Itinerary

    Dr Jenner's House, Museum and Garden

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    High Street, Berkeley

    The elegant 18th Century house is the former home of Berkeley's most famous son, Dr Edward Jenner (1749-1823), pioneer of vaccination.

  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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