Discover 2000 years of fascinating history during a 90 minute stroll with an expert Guide.
Some of the highlights along the way:
Venue: Meet at St . Michael's Tower, Southgate Street
Start Time: 11:00
Duration: 90 minutes
Access: Level pedestrianised surface, wheelchair friendly
Ever looked down through the glass chamber outside Boots and wondered what else is down there? Well why not go down and take a look! Join our very own Lucius Sita – (a real Roman Solider in full uniform!) for special tours throughout the summer break. A fascinating trip for all ages!
Venue: The Eastgate Chamber (Meet at the Museum of Gloucester)
Start Time: 14.00 & 15.00
Duration: 30 minutes
Access: These tours are not wheelchair accessible and people with other accessibility requirements may have difficulty entering the chamber as it is underground and accessed by stairs only.
Further Info: Under 18’s must be accompanied by an adult
Gloucester City Council, working in partnership with the King's Walk Shopping Centre and the Civic Trust, is re-opening the King's Walk Bastion for public tours again this summer. The chamber contains the remains of part of the Roman city wall and a medieval defensive tower, probably constructed during the reign of Henry III.
Venue: The King’s Bastion, King’s Walk (outside Primark)
Start Times: 10.00, 10.45, 11.30
Duration: 20 – 25 Minutes
Accessibility: The Bastion Chamber is only accessible via a staircase leading underground and it’s subterranean location makes it very humid.
The Life Museum’s Tudor timber-framed building is a very special place, and under the flicker of candlelight it comes to life even more. Join us on a tour of the fantastic history of this historic grade II listed building, and really bring that Christmas spirit alive!
Venue: Gloucester Life Museum
Duration: 50 minutes
Access: The tour covers all three floors of the public areas of the museum accessible only via staircases and so may not be suitable for those with accessibility requirements. Lighting around the Museum will be dimmed during the tours.