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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 27th 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

Learn more about the many places to discover in Gloucester

Latest News from Gloucester Civic Trust


Heritage Open Days is a national celebration of England’s fantastic history, offering FREE access, on four days annually in September, to properties usually closed to the public or which normally charge for admission. Gloucester is among the top three venues in the...

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King’s Square Upgrade

Press release from Gloucester Civic Trust King's Square is very much in the limelight once more with the latest news the City Council has demolished the former Golden Egg restaurant with a view to sprucing up King's Square. Gloucester Civic Trust has been delving into...

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The Tower of Light

Gloucester Civic Trust for the past 3 years has been considering a lighting scheme for St Michael's Tower. Various schemes have been considered in conjunction with Gloucester City Council that would best suit this iconic building in the heart of the city centre. The...

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The second social gathering for Civic Trust members. Great to meet other members over a coffee and a mince pie. Next one 19th December 7pm in The Fountain Inn. ...

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3 weeks ago

Gloucester Civic Trust

This is interesting to see Westgate Street like this Marc Waters Is itpossible to put lnk from our website?

The Time Travel Artist
A 128 year trip to Victorian Gloucester!

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4 weeks ago

Gloucester Civic Trust

Interesting event for anyone who can go at this timeInterested in Old Buildings and the Planning System in Gloucester? Want to meet and question the people behind the decisions? On 29th November a FREE drop-in event is taking place at the Robert Raikes House, Southgate Street. No previous booking needed. ...

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