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Gloucester Civic Trust

Gloucester Civic Trust is based at St Michael’s Tower at The Cross and with the active support of its members provides a varied programme of tours and activities to bring alive the history of the city for local residents and visitors. We also seek to ensure that re-generation and future plans respect and complement Gloucester’s heritage.


St Michael’s Tower Opening Hours

3rd April to 14th October (closed Bank Holidays)
Monday to Saturday 10.30am to 4pm

Guided Tours

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St Michael's Tower

The Headquarters of the Gloucester Civic Trust


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Sites of Interest

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Latest News from Gloucester Civic Trust

Record Turnout for Heritage Open Days 2017

Press Release GLOUCESTER CIVIC TRUST Press Release. November  15, 2017. by Hugh Worsnip. Tel 01452 790360. hughworsnip@btinternet.com Exactly 800 people attended  25 different guided walks organised by Gloucester Civic Trust during last September's Heritage Open...

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Gloucester Day Parade 2017

Gloucester Day celebrates the end of the Civil War siege in 1643. For centuries afterwards, the lifting of the siege was marked by an annual Gloucester Day. This died out in the nineteenth century but was reinstated in 2009. The modern Gloucester Day has recently also...

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Don't forget to book your place at one of these. Phone the Guildhall to get a ticket !! Places are limited ...

Members Meeting

April 7, 2018, 10:00am - April 14, 2018, 6:00am

Members social get together. Come and meet other members for a coffee/tea and a chat. Members of your Council of Management will be there to answer questions and listen to your views and suggestions. Please book your ticket with the Guildhall tel. 01452 503050 and bring your Membership Card

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Historic Hempsted + WWW1 display

March 21, 2018, 7:30pm - March 21, 2018, 4:30pm

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A group of Civic Trust Members visiting the Cathedral Green!! Lorna Giles, the Visitor Experience Manager, took us on a tour round and explained about the concept and the design. We stopped by the block of stone about Henry XIII to have a group photo. It was all very exciting to see it nearly complete. It is a fabulous addition to our city and makes a wonderful setting for the Gloucester Cathedral ...

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