The Wilson - Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum


Clarence Street
GL50 3JT

Tel: 01242 387491

Wilson Art Gallery cafe

Book Tickets

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Free AdmissionFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


  • VAQAS VB Attraction
VAQAS VB Attraction



  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Induction loop system in meeting room for talks lectures, etc.
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Handling tables
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop


  • On-Site café/restaurant - See website for cafe opening times.

Establishment Features

  • Conference facilities - Meeting room capacity - 35.
  • Event Venue
  • Open All Year
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • Approx length of visit - 01:00
  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction

Payment Methods

  • Delta accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups - Advance booking required.

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

Opening Times

The Wilson - Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum (1 Jan 2023 - 31 Dec 2023)
Tuesday - Saturday10:00 - 18:00
Sunday10:00 - 16:00
The Wilson Kitchen Arts Cafe (1 Jan 2023 - 31 Dec 2023)
Monday - Saturday10:00 - 18:00
Sunday10:00 - 16:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 16:00


Road Directions

Nearest major road is M5. Follow the signs to the town centre.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Cheltenham. Local Metro bus D or E to the town centre.


The Wilson


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The Wilson Kitchen, CheltenhamThe Wilson Kitchen is a vibrant arts café on the ground floor of the The Wilson - Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum offering a dynamic café experience with zoned seating areas.

Monday, 24th October 2022 - Sunday, 12th March 2023

A metal shelter in a snowstormClear of PeopleIn 2013, Iwanowski retraced the journey his grandfather and great uncle had made and mapped in 1945, following their escape from a Russian prisoner of war camp. They followed a simple rule; stay clear of people, in order to survive.
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Saturday, 18th February 2023 - Saturday, 18th February 2023

Embroidery and Embellishments at The WilsonYoung designer Milligan Beaumont introduces you to her unique style of building up stitches and 3D embellishments sharing tips and techniques to guide you through designing and making your own hand sewn and embellished patch.
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Saturday, 25th February 2023 - Saturday, 25th February 2023

Roam and Riot Walking TourA historical walking tour over Leckhampton Hill with artist Hannah Whyt.
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Wednesday, 8th March 2023 - Wednesday, 8th March 2023

Quilting and patchworking techniques at The WilsonThe Wilson owns a fantastic collection of historical quilts, a selection of which participants will have a chance to view behind the scenes as inspiration, before experimenting with different types of patchwork styles and designs over this four week course.
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Friday, 17th March 2023 - Friday, 31st March 2023

Portraits in clay at The WilsonArtist in residence Joseph Casey introduces you to the fundamental skills and techniques required to create a portrait in clay.
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