King Edward II

Royal Connections Guided Tours

Monday 29 May, 10.30am

From William the Conqueror and his Domesday Book, to the grand tomb of Edward II and the grisly story of his murder, for over 1000 years the history of Gloucester Cathedral has been intertwined with that of royalty. Experience a special guided tour which brings to life fascinating royal connections and explores how they have influenced the Cathedral’s history and left their mark on the building.

Available for a limited time only on selected dates from late April to early June, to coincide with the Coronation of His Majesty King Charles III.

Special Event
May 29, 2023
Opening times
Nave 12 College GreenGloucesterGL1 2LX
Adult £6.00 Child £2.00
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Getting Here

  • Address

    12 College Green Gloucester GL1 2LX
  • Map

  • How to find us

    The Cathedral is located in the historic heart of Gloucester and our spectacular tower can be seen from many spots in and around the city.

    Click here to download or print off a guide on ‘Getting to Gloucester Cathedral’

  • Parking

    We are sorry that due to limited space, parking in the Cathedral Close is restricted to pass holders only.

    There are eight disabled parking spaces which are for use by Blue Badge holders on a first come first served basis.

    However, there are several public car parks within easy walking distance of the Cathedral.

    To find out more please download our parking guide or click here for up-to-date information.

  • Arriving by Public Transport

    The Cathedral is located in Gloucester Town Centre, so the best way to get here is by public transport.

    We are a 10-15 minute walk from both the train and bus stations. You can also use Gloucester’s Park and Ride.

    Click here for more information about this service.

  • Cycling

    There are bike racks available on Cathedral Green. Route 41 of the National Cycle Network runs through the Cathedral grounds – find out more about the route here.