Museum of Gloucester

Gloucestershire, GL1 1HP

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The recently refurbished Gloucester City Museum & Art Gallery holds a varied art collection ranging from early Tudor portraits to examples of modern Surrealism.

The museum tells the story of the town from Roman times to the present day, and features a Roman kitchen, playhouse and medieval street. Among the highlights of the art collection are paintings by Vorsterman, Wilson, Turner, Atkinson Grimshaw, Steer, Tunnard and Sickert. These works tend to be rotated throughout the year, but individual paintings may be viewed by prior appointment.

Venue information

Opening times

1 Apr  30 Sep
Tue  Sat, 10am  4pm

1 Oct  31 Mar
Tues  Sat, 10am  3pm
(Open Mon during school holidays)

Closed Christmas and New Year

"Art Fund" is the operating name of the National Art Collections Fund, a charity registered in England and Wales (209174) and Scotland (SC038331)