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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 30 September (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

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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Gloucester Civic Trust Update

Gloucester Civic Trust activities taking place in St Michael's Tower during September Thursday 12th September at 10.45am: "Armchair Tour of Gloucester".  Sit back in a comfy chair and take a "tour" of Gloucester. Using the outdoor camera on top of St Michael's Tower,...

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Gloucester Civic Trust on Facebook

What great publicity for our organisation by Richard Graham at Gloucester History Festival as part of his introduction to this amazing conversation Harriet Harman and Helen Pankhurst. Thank you. ...

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Michael Wood telling a story about filming in Gloucester ‘s New Inn courtyard with members of the Royal Shakespeare Company ...

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Guy de la Bedoyere showing me a Roman coin at Gloucester History Festival ...

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