Things to do in Gloucester
A scenic and historic city that provides an ideal base for exploring the Cotswolds
Are you looking for things to do in Gloucester? We've got plenty of great ideas for you across the city.
Known for... Cathedral and Docks
Did you know...
- The writer of ‘Star Spangled Banner,’ the US national anthem, John Stafford-Smith, is buried in Gloucester Cathedral, and is the reason why the American flag is flown atop the Cathedral.
- The Walls ice-cream factory is the largest in Europe.
- The actor Simon Pegg was born in Gloucester, and used to frequent the ‘HMV’ music shop.
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