Holst Victorian House


4 Clarence Road
GL52 2AY

Tel: 01242 524846

Holst Victorian House

Book Tickets

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£10.00 per ticket
Under 16's freeFree

All tickets act as an annual pass for the museum and are valid for one year. The museum is free to Art Fund members.



  • Guide Dogs Permitted - Guide and therapy dogs permitted

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop

Children & Infants

  • Facilities for children

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

Key Features

  • In town/city centre
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook.

Opening Times

2023 opening days and times (1 Apr 2023 - 31 Dec 2023)
Tuesday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00

* Tickets can be booked in advance (recommended) via the Holst Victorian House website. Walk-in visitors will be admitted providing that the museum is not overcrowded. Last admissions 15:30 pm.


Road Directions

The Museum is a ten minute walk from Cheltenham town centre. It is on the main Clarence Road, just opposite the historic Pittville Gates. 

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Cheltenham Spa. Bus service to town centre or a short taxi ride. Local Stagecoach bus route A+N or D/E. Bioth routes go past the museum.


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Thursday, 21st December 2023 - Thursday, 21st December 2023

CandlesMuseum by candlelight at Holst Victorian HouseDiscover the Holst Victorian's House's rooms by candlelight this Christmas.
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Sunday, 10th December 2023 - Sunday, 10th December 2023

Victorian-style ChatelaineSew a Victorian-style Chatelaine at Holst Victorian HouseMake your own Victorian chatelaine.
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Monday, 11th December 2023 - Monday, 11th December 2023

Image of sheep in the snowIn the Bleak Midwinter at Holst Victorian HouseDiscover the history behind one of the nation's most loved Christmas carols.
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Monday, 4th December 2023 - Monday, 4th December 2023

Tuesday, 5th December 2023 - Tuesday, 5th December 2023

Christmas wreathHolst Victorian House - Make a Christmas WreathJoin Chelsea Award winning florist (and Victoriana enthusiast!) Katherine Kear for one of two workshops, which have become regular fixtures on their Christmas calendar.
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