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7. The City Museum, Gloucester

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The City Museum, Gloucester

The City Museum in Gloucester houses collections including a group of iron-age treasures buried around AD 50 along with their owner, Roman and Norman archaeology and artefacts such as the Gloucester Tables Set – playing pieces carved from antler, and the tombstone of a Roman cavalryman.

There are paintings by J.M.W. Turner and 17th century Dutch masters including Jan 'Velvet' Bruegel, Aert van der Neer, and Willem van de Velde. Alongside them are works by great 18th and 19th century British painters such as Thomas Gainsborough, Richard Wilson, and John Atkinson Grimshaw.

The City Museum Address:   
Gloucester City Museum & Art Gallery
Brunswick Road
Gloucester
GL1 1HP
England, UK

The City Museum Opening Times:
Tuesday to Saturday all year, 10.00am - 5.00pm

The City Museum Admission:
Free
 

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