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Tours of the King's Bastion

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The Museum of Gloucester
Brunswick Road
Gloucester
Gloucestershire
GL1 1HP

Tel: +44 (0)1452 396131

Tours of the King's Bastion

Guide Prices

£5 per person (under 14's are 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). 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

11th June (11 June 2019)
DayTimes
Tuesday11:00
11:45
12:30
9th July (9 July 2019)
DayTimes
13th August (13 Aug 2019)
DayTimes
Tuesday11:00
11:45
12:30

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