Traditional Christmas fun at the Museum of Gloucester

Head to the Museum of Gloucester for festive fun with plenty of Christmas activities, including a new family trail, to enjoy this December 2020.

Discover the new Twelve Days of Christmas trail at the Museum of Gloucester this December 2020.
Discover the new ‘Twelve Days of Christmas’ trail at the Museum of Gloucester this December 2020.

‘Tis the season to visit the Museum of Gloucester, with festive fun planned from Saturday 12 December 2020 to Monday 4 January 2021.

Visitors of all ages can take part in Christmas-themed activities at the Museum of Gloucester, including a new bauble-inspired family trail – with the gallery beautifully decked out for the season to get visitors well and truly in the spirit.

This year the museum celebrates Solstice, gives visitors the chance to cast their wishes for the coming year, learn more about Kwaanza and join in with bringing Christmas songs from Gloucester to life.

Youngsters will receive a Christmas goody bag as part of the family trail, and there will also be daily digital activities to celebrate the twelve days of Christmas, which traditionally run from Christmas Day through to the New Year.

For more information, visit


Traditional Christmas fun


Saturday 12 December 2020; Thursday 17 to Saturday 19 December 2020; Monday 21 to Thursday 24 December 2020; Saturday 26 to Sunday 27 December 2020; Tuesday 29 to Thursday 31 December 2020; Saturday 2 to Monday 4 January 2021


From 10am to 4pm.


Admission to the Museum of Gloucester is free. Tickets for the family trail cost from £3 per child, children under three-years-old can take part for free.


(01452) 396131 or (01452) 396572

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