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Whatever the time of year, and whatever the weather, there’s plenty to do here.
Chedworth Roman Villa
Chedworth Roman Villa was rediscovered by the Victorians over 150 years ago. There is a small museum housing a range of finds and artefacts from the villa. As well as all this, there are plenty of opportunities for walks.
The Corinium Museum in Cirencester focuses on the Romans in Gloucestershire, with impressive displays of mosaics, artefacts and archaeological finds housed in light, well-presented galleries. A great day out.
Gloucester Cathedral is a place where all are welcome, regardless of background or faith. It’s open 365 days a year and are proud that entry into the building is completely free for everyone. Find it in Gloucester city centre.
Hidcote Manor was by the talented American horticulturist, Major Lawrence Johnston. Its colourful and intricately designed outdoor ‘rooms’ are always full of surprises. It’s a must-see if you’re on holiday in the Cotswolds.
Museum in the Park
The Museum in the Park is set in the beautiful grounds of Stratford Park. Its collection tells the story of the Stroud Valleys and the wider district, giving you the chance to find out about the people who lived and worked here.
Puzzlewood is a unique and enchanting place, located in the beautiful and historic Forest of Dean. Explore a mile of meandering pathways, with its fantastic tree and rock formations, through this 14-acre ancient woodland.
Slimbridge Wetland Centre
From birdwatchers to families there is plenty to discover all year round. Enjoy amazing wildlife up-close. With experiences to suit all ages and a huge variety of wildlife, it is no surprise Slimbridge is an award-winning day out!
Snowshill Manor & Garden
Snowshill Manor is a Cotswold manor house packed with extraordinary treasures collected over a life time by Charles Wade. Inside these rooms you can discover this eclectic collection that he restored and displayed.
Sudeley Castle & Gardens
Rated amongst the top attractions on TripAdvisor for ‘Things to Do in the Cotswolds’, the Sudeley’s castle rooms and exhibits contain many fascinating treasures, from ancient Roman times to the present day.
Although Tewkesbury Abbey was founded in 1087 by nobleman Robert FitzHamon, building of the present abbey did not start until 1102. Built to house Benedictine monks, the Norman Abbey was near completion in 1121.
A remarkable place for people to enjoy and learn about trees, Westonbirt Arboretum offers 15,000 specimens from all over the globe and 17 miles of accessible paths – the perfect place to relax, learn or have an adventure!