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Coronavirus

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World of Wonders!

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In response to guidance from the Government and to ensure the health and safety of all our customers, visitors, staff and volunteers, Cheltenham Town Hall, Pittville Pump Room, The Wilson Art Gallery and Museum and Leisure At Cheltenham are closed until further notice.

We appreciate your continuing support. We look forward to resuming normal service as soon as we can. Please follow us on social media and visit our websites to see how you can support us and enjoy our online virtual activities. We look forward to welcoming you back to our venues.

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Important information for customers and visitors

In response to guidance from the Government and to ensure the health and safety of all our customers, visitors, staff and volunteers, Cheltenham Town Hall, Pittville Pump Room and The Wilson Art Gallery and Museum are closed until further notice.

We appreciate your continuing support. We look forward to resuming normal service as soon as we can. Please follow us on social media and visit our websites to see how you can support us and enjoy our online virtual activities. We look forward to welcoming you back to our venues.

Click the button for the latest information and guidance.

Opening Times

The Wilson Art Gallery and Museum is closed until further notice.

Our standard opening times for The Wilson Tourist Information, Shop and Galleries:

Monday 9:30am–5:15pm (Galleries are closed)
Tuesday 9:30am–5:15pm
Wednesday 9:30am–5:15pm
Thursday 9:30am–7:45pm
Friday 9:30am–5:15pm
Saturday 9:30am–5:15pm
Sunday 11:00am–4:00pm

The museum side of the building will be closed from Sunday 22 March until Thursday 2 April.

Opening Times

Admission

Admission is free, with a suggested donation of £4.

For some exhibitions and events charges apply.

Admission

Contact

The Wilson Art Gallery & Museum
Clarence Street
Cheltenham
GL50 3JT

Tel: 01242 387488

artgallery@cheltenhamtrust.org.uk

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Visit The Wilson

Welcome to The Wilson – Gloucestershire’s premier art gallery and museum. Home to an internationally significant museum collection of exceptional quality and variety, changing displays of our Designated Arts and Crafts Movement collection, fine art collections, and The Open Archive, which houses our fascinating archives relating to Antarctic explorer Edward A. Wilson, Cheltenham’s history, and the Emery Walker Library.

We’re home to the Wilson Arts Collective, de Ferrieres community gallery, and brand new inclusive World of Wonders! gallery.

OPENING TIMES

The Wilson Art Gallery and Museum is closed until further notice

The Wilson Tourist Information, Shop and Galleries:

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

The Wilson Cafe:

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

The Guild At 51:

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Friends of The Wilson

You can support The Wilson by joining the Friends of The Wilson. You’ll have access to a wide-ranging programme of talks, visits and social events, receive a regular newsletter, enjoy free entry to paying exhibitions, and be entitled to a 10% discount in The Wilson café and shop. You can join online now...

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