Gloucester History Festival App

Seamlessly explore and book events, natively.

App Store Google Play
Blackfriars Priory
A historic medieval building home to a courtyard, tower and scriptorium. Important note In September the evenings start to close in and Blackfriars has limited heating so please bring warm clothes
Gloucester Guildhall
Gloucester Guildhall, 23 Eastgate Street, Gloucester GL1 1NS Former council chamber, 100-seat cinema, comedy, music and exhibits, and a bar.
St Michael’s Tower, The Cross
Gloucester Civic Trust is based here at St Michael’s Tower, Gloucester GL1 1PA
St Mary de Crypt Church
St Mary de Crypt Church, Southgate Street, Gloucester GL1, is an Anglican Church, first recorded in 1140 as The Church of the Blessed Mary within Southgate
National Waterways Museum Gloucester Docks
National Waterways Museum in Gloucester Docks. Recently renovated it provides a celebration of the Gloucester Docks history.
Gloucester Cathedral
A christian worship place since Anglo times and is home to the final resting place of King Edward II
Shire Hall
A grade 2 listed building present on Westgate street designed by Robert Smirke.
Eastgate Street
The home of the Eastgate shopping centre, Gloucester Guildhall and Pearson Professional Centres
Gala Club
Gala Club at the end of Fairmile Gardens, Gloucester. Opened by member sof Gloucestershire Association of Local Authorities it has a skittle alley and meeting spaces.
Tourist Information Centre
Information pertaining to Gloucester's extensive history can be found here.
Museum of Gloucester
Home to displays from Romans, Anglo Saxons and the Vikings.
Gloucester Life Museum
Home to displays of Victorians, Tudors, Celts and Natural history
St Mary De Lode
The oldest Parish Church built in the 12th century it houses two stain glass windows.
Gloucestershire College
An advanced institute covering BTEC’s NVQ’s and Access to HE, Llanthony Road, Gloucester, GL2 5JQ
Gloucestershire Archives
Home to many Gloucestershire documents, found in Alvin Street.
The Salvation Army Citadel
Located on Eastgate street near GL1, they are a christian organisation who aim to help people.
St Johns Northgate
A very old church whose original purpose pre-14th century was a friary.
Roots Community Cafe
A religiously inspired café who serve ethical produce and are inspired by Jesus. Found in Alvin Street
Ladybellegate Street Car Park
Quite Small 28 space Car park Ladybellegate Street Car Park Ladybellegate Street Gloucester GL1 2HN​ 7 Days a week (inc. Bank Holidays) Charging between 7.00-18.00 Monday to Sunday (inc. Bank Holidays) "Up to 1 hour - £1.30 Up to 2 hours - £2.00 Up to 3 hours - £3.00 Up to 4 hours - £4.00 All day - £6.00 Sunday (up to 1 hour): £1.00 Sunday (up to 4 hours) - £2.00
North Warehouse Car Park
North Warehouse Car Park North Warehouse The Docks Gloucester GL1 2EP Public Parking: Weekends and Bank Holidays only Charging 7.00-18.00 Weekends and Bank Holidays only Public Parking (Weekends and Bank Holidays only): ​Saturday Up to 2 hours: £2.00​ Saturday Up to 4 hours: £4.00 ​Saturday all day: £6.00 Sunday up to 1 hour: £1.00 Sunday all day: £2.00
Gloucester Docks Car Park
Gloucester Docks - Southgate Moorings Car Park Southgate Street Gloucester GL1 2DB 24 hours a day charging times 7.00- 18.00 (Monday to Sunday inc. Bank Holidays) " Monday to Saturday 7.00am to 6.00pm (Including Bank Holidays) Up to 1 hour - £1.30 Up to 3 hours - £2.00 Up to 4 hours - £3.00 Up to 5 hours £4.00 All day £6.00 Sunday Up to 1 hour - £1.00 All Day - £2.00 ​​​
Soldiers of Gloucester Museum
Museum about the Gloucestershire soldiers' conflicts and day-to-day lives back to the 17th-century. Custom House the Docks, 31 Commercial Rd, Gloucester GL1 2HE
St Mary & Corpus Christi Church
Down Hatherley Lane, Down Hatherley GL2 9QB
St James Farm
23 Albany St, Gloucester GL1 4NG
Alney Island Nature Reserve
Alney Island nature reserve, Gloucester GL1 2RX
Gloucester Library
Brunswick Rd, Gloucester GL1 1HT
Beatrix Potter Museum
9 College Green, Gloucester GL1 2NJ
Christ Church
55 Brunswick Rd, Gloucester GL1 1JS
Hempsted Village Hall
High St, Hempstead CB10 2PD
Hillfield House
101 London Rd, Gloucester GL1 3PL
Sula Lightship
Sula Lightship on Llanthony Wharf, Llanthony Rd, Gloucester GL2 5HH
St Oswalds Priory
Archdeacon St, Gloucester GL1 2QX
College Green
Near Gloucester Cathedral College Green Gloucester GL1 2LR
Crown Court
18G Berkeley St, Gloucester GL1 2JB
The King's School, Gloucester
Pitt St, Gloucester GL1 2BG
The Kings Theatre
Box Office/Kings Barton St, Gloucester GL1 1QX
Nature in Art
Wallsworth Hall, Sandhurst, Gloucester GL2 9PA
Gloucester Brewery
Fox's Kiln, West Quay, Gloucester GL1 2LG
Mariners Church
Found in Gloucester Docks Gloucester GL1 2EN
Friends Meeting Home
Greyfriars, Gloucester GL1 1UA
Holy Innocents Church
The Old School, Highnam, Gloucester GL2 8DG
Holy Trinity Church
Holy Trinity Vicarage/Church Rd, Gloucester GL2 0AJ
Park Street Mission
17A Park St, Gloucester GL1 2DA
Southgate Evangelical Church
Gloucester GL1 2EX
St Catherines Church
London Rd, Gloucester GL2 0RR
St Margaret's Chapel
96-102 London Rd, Gloucester GL1 3PL
St Nicholas’s Church
St Nicholas' Church, Westgate St, Gloucester GL1 2PG
St Peters's Catholic Church
17 London Rd, Gloucester GL1 3EX
United Reformed Church
Park Rd, Gloucester GL1 1LS
The Fleece Hotel
19 Westgate Street, Gloucester GL1 2NW
Gloucester Docks
Baker St. Public House
230 Southgate St, Gloucester GL1 2EZ
Bearland House
Longsmith St, Gloucester GL1 2HT
The Carriage Building
The Carriage Building, Bruton Way, Gloucester GL1 1DG
Constitution House
Constitution House Constitution Walk, Gloucester GL1 1TH
Eastgate Viewing Chamber
Gloucester GL1 1SS
Gloucester Furniture Exhibition Centre
71-73 Southgate St, Gloucester GL1 1TX
66 Westgate St, Gloucester GL1 2NZ
Manor Farm
Manor Farm Kingsway, Quedgelely, GL2 2ZT
Meeks Shoe-Shop
14 Westgate St, Gloucester GL1 2NL
The New Antiques Centre
26 Westgate St, Gloucester GL1 2NG
10 Westgate St Gloucester
Jet Age Museum
Meteor Business Park, Cheltenham Road East, Gloucester GL2 9QL
Mariners Church
Gloucester GL1 2EN Located in: Gloucester Docks
Tommi Nielsen's Dry Docks
The Docks, Gloucester GL1 2EH
Upstairs Downstairs Antiques
2 Severn Rd, Gloucester GL1 2LE
St Mary's Congregational Church
33 Southgate St, Gloucester GL1 1TP
St Mary Magdalene Chapel
London Rd, Gloucester GL1 3HZ
Stonemason's Yard
13A Pitt St, Gloucester GL1 2BH
Norville Museum
65 Eastgate St, Gloucester GL1 1PN Entry is on Russel St.
The Dick Whittington (St Nicholas House)
100 Westgate street
St John's Church
5 Market Pl, Cirencester GL7 2NX
Brunswick Baptist Church
Brunswick Baptist church is a three storey building ideally situated in the city centre of Gloucester. We are a modern, vibrant, Biblically inspired church that is reaching out to people of all nations and backgrounds. Come and join us one Sunday and be part of a worship community from every part of God’s planet.
Civic Suite
North Warehouse, Gloucester Docks
Gloucestershire Heritage Hub
Also Known as Gloucestershire Archives. Clarence Row, Gloucester GL1 3DW
Llanthony Secunda Priory
Visitors can explore the remains of a 1136 Augustinian priory with occasional tours & events. Gloucester GL2 5QT
Gloucester Libary
Brunswick Rd, Gloucester GL1 1HT
Wotton Hall Club
138 Barnwood Rd, Gloucester GL4 3JS
Kingsholm Stadium
Rugby Stadium in Kingsholm Rd, Gloucester GL1 3AX
Quedgeley Library
Bristol Rd, Quedgeley, Gloucester GL2 4PE
Dr Fosters Bar
Waterside venue with local ales in an oak-beamed bar and unfussy food in the upstairs restaurant. The Docks, Gloucester, GL1 2ES
Brockworth Court
Court Rd Brockworth Gloucester GL3 4ES
King's Walk The Bastion
43 Clarence St, Gloucester GL1 1EA
Mercers' Hall (Masonic Lodge)
Cross Keys Ln, Gloucester GL1 2HQ
Wotton House
Located near the Gloucestershire international School
Jama Al-Karim Mosque
7 All Saints' Rd, Gloucester GL1 4EF
Masjid-e-Noor Mosque
44 Ryecroft St, Gloucester GL1 4LY
Westgate Street
Westgate St Gloucester GL1 2NW
Greyfriars Street, Gloucester GL1 2TG
Westgate Island (Galleria)
Westgate Galleria Westgate St Gloucester GL1 2RU
Cirencester Parish Church
Parish Office, Parish Centre, Gosditch Street, Cirencester GL7 2AG
Chapel Arts Gallery
Chapel Arts, Knapp Road, Cheltenham GL50 3QQ
Robert Raikes
36-38 Southgate St, Gloucester GL1 2DR
Brunswick Square
Brunswick Square Gloucester GL1 1UG
Kings Square
Kings Square Gloucester GL1 1RP
Gloucester Park
Gloucester Park Gloucester GL1 1LB
Waterstones Cafe
Waterstones cafe 13-15 Eastgate street
Eastgate Shopping Centre
Sherborne Cinema
Sherborne St, Gloucester GL1 3BY
Olympus Theatre
162-166 Barton St, Gloucester GL1 4EU
New Inn, Northgate Inn
16 Northgate St, Gloucester GL1 1SF
Fountain Inn
Fountain Inn 29 Westgate St Gloucester GL1 2NW
Barnwood Reading Room
146 Barnwood Rd, Gloucester GL4 3JT

Booking Tickets

There are four ways to book your tickets:

Call the Box Office

Box Office public number: 01452 396 572

Lines open Mon 10am-5pm and Tues to Sat 9:30am-5pm
Visit the Tourist Information Centre

At The Museum of Gloucester, Brunswick Road, Gloucester GL1 1HP


Open to the public Mon - Sat 10.00 - 17.00
Book Online

For City Voices & Blackfriars Talks

Cathedral Events

Gloucester Cathedral events need to go through the Gloucester Cathedral booking process

Get All the Latest Info

Join Our Free Mailing List!


The Official Gloucester History Festival App

Seamlessly explore and book events, natively.

Available for iOS & Android. Apple and the Apple logo are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
Google Play and the Google Play logo are trademarks of Google Inc.

The History Festival is organised by Gloucester History Trust reg: 1176776

© Gloucester History Festival 2020