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Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Bringing history to life

The museum is presented very well with lots of nuggets of information and longer information on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Like militaria? You'll love this.

This museum has a fabulous mix of exhibits, videos and interactive information screens and offers... read more

Reviewed 2 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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All reviews military history well worth a visit korean war local regiments personal stories great displays world war family history all ages small cafe gift shop on display interesting exhibits interesting visit cake lots of history tea room
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is presented very well with lots of nuggets of information and longer information on video screens. The displays are realistic and help bring to life what soldiers went through. The stories are poignant at times but also heroic and ending on a lighter...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum has a fabulous mix of exhibits, videos and interactive information screens and offers great value for money. There is a complete historical account of the local regiment from its earliest formation to the present day and with the array of media there is...More

Thank Esther N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting for anyone with a intrest in military history . Shows a area that is proud of what there young men have achieved !

Thank kojvl
Reviewed 8 September 2018 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

Thank 111111james
Reviewed 19 August 2018 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

Thank Tigger33uk2001
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
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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
19 July 2017|
Response from Chris C | Property representative |
We are open from 10-5, seven days a week