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History and Heritage

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Number of results: 43

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  1. Add Hillfield Gardens to your Itinerary

    Hillfield Gardens

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    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.

  2. 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.

  3. Add Greyfriars Priory to your Itinerary

    Greyfriars Priory

    Type

    Type:

    Abbey/Priory

    Gloucester

    Greyfriars is a Franciscan House which was founded in 1231. Is particularly of interest as the nave and north aisle are almost of equal height and width (only example in the country). Only remains still stand and can be seen today.

  4. Add Gloucester Civic Trust Tour to your Itinerary

    Gloucester Civic Trust Tour

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Tour

    Gloucester

    Walking tours of the City of Gloucester. Hear about many famous characters and their associations with the City.

  5. Add Gloucester Cathedral to your Itinerary

    Gloucester Cathedral

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    Type:

    Cathedral/Minster

    Gloucester

    A warm welcome awaits you at Gloucester Cathedral - one of the finest medieval buildings in the country and the burial place of royalty.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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...

  9. 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...

  10. Add Over Bridge to your Itinerary

    Over Bridge

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    Type:

    Historic Site

    Gloucester

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

  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 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 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.

  14. 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.

  15. 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.

  16. 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.

  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 The Wilson - Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum to your Itinerary

    The Wilson - Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Cheltenham

    Cheltenham has an outstanding museum and art gallery with a programme of exciting temporary exhibitions and permanent galleries.

  19. 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.

  20. 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.

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