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

2024 opening days and times (1 Apr 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)
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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Saturday, 29th June 2024 - Saturday, 29th June 2024

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Monday, 22nd July 2024 - Monday, 22nd July 2024

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