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Museum of Gloucester

The Museum of Gloucester holds an internationally important collection of treasures of nearly one million objects.

Introduction to The Museum of Gloucester

A brief Backstory

The museum tells the story of the city’s origins as a Roman settlement and its subsequent development through the Dark Ages, Medieval period and beyond.

Situated in a fine Victorian building in the city centre, the museum also houses a significant collection of art, including paintings by Richard Wilson and Thomas Gainsborough, and an archaeology collection including the world-famous Birdlip Mirror, Roman tombstones and city walls plus the Gloucester Tables Set, the oldest complete backgammon set in the world.

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Hear from Angela Price from the Museum of Gloucester

Discussing her experience of the Museum and how she cares for it

Colouring Sheet

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