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Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Great for adults and children

The man on the desk was so informative and helpful and I enjoyed every minute of being there... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Good Balance

Last time I went here it was a fairly typical "Regimental" musrum. It's now been updated to give a... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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Our visitors can experience what it was like for soldiers and their families throughout the last three hundred years. The Gloucestershire Regiment (The Glosters) has been present at many of the turning points in British History; battles in the...more
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| Gloucester Docks, Gloucester GL1 2HE, England
+44 1452 522682
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The man on the desk was so informative and helpful and I enjoyed every minute of being there. Learnt a lot and so did my children. They loved dressing up and the games. Could of stayed there longer. Well worth a visit

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Last time I went here it was a fairly typical "Regimental" musrum. It's now been updated to give a broader appeal. There are things to do for children, including one bit on each interactive display. It strikes a good balance between catering for the total...More

Thank JeffNNN
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Very interesting museum for anyone with any interest in military history, told the story of the history through time and its integration with other regiments, actions fought and key characters with a very good medal collection

Thank daveandsueW
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Well laid out chronologically through the formation of the Gloucesters and their roles in the various conflicts

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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Came here with my 9 year old to do the Sphinx trail. Very friendly staff. The cost was £4 for an adult & £2 for a child. The trail along with the worksheet itself took about 20mins but we longed it out for an hr...More

Thank 5faten5
Reviewed 16 July 2018

In a lovely location in the historic docklands, easy access. Good cafe, very helpful and friendly staff.

Thank brownpeter6
Reviewed 5 June 2018

excellent museum telling the history of the Gloucestershire regiment up to the present day. plenty of interesting reading and displays

Thank johnm1951
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Having worked with men who served in the Glorious Glosters over the years I found the museum extremely interesting.

Thank Freddie_Morris
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Good museum of the local regiments. Very interesting learning about the present and former regiments. A lot of items to look at and get hands on. The staff are very informative. It don’t take long to walk round but as it’s in a good location...More

Thank TopTravelerUK
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Really excellent with 2 ex soldiers to give extra information if required. There is a very impressive collection of medals - which critically, in many cases have actual photographs and life stories of the men concerned. Defintely would recommend for schools educational visits - good...More

Thank Pauline C
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Susan G
15 May 2018|
Response from Nick159 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don’t know if they have anything on Egypt
Lorna D
11 November 2017|
Response from Chris C | Property representative |
Yes, the Museum is suitable for prams, and has a lift to enable access to the first floor galleries.
Shannen W
18 July 2017|
Response from Chris C | Property representative |
We are open from 10-5, seven days a week