The museum is dedicated to the history of the Gloucestershire Constabulary and is housed in the old Victorian police station and courthouse. The main attractions are:
Introductory video - Gloucestershire police artefacts including uniforms, lights, batons, handcuffs and photographs
Largest collection of handcuffs and restraints on public view in UK
“Resident Sergeant” on duty to watch over the prisoners
Fred, one of the “prisoners” sleeping it off in one of the cells
Life-size magistrates’ court scene with audio commentary
Children’s dressing up box, quizzes, trails
“Cold Case Files” displays, including a telephone where you can listen in to “callers” to the Victorian police station
|Ticket Type||Ticket Tariff|
Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.
- Ramp/Level Access
- Dogs Accepted
- Max group size - 20
- Min group size - 6
- Family Fun
Tours and Demonstrations
- Educational Visits Accepted
- Guided Tours Available for Groups - Essential to pre-book for groups over 6
- Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook.By appointment over 6.
|Opening (2 Jan 2023 - 31 Dec 2023)|
|Monday - Tuesday||Closed*|
|Saturday - Sunday||Closed*|
* Closed Weekends and Bank Holidays
Nearest major road is M4. Take the A46 north, turn off at the A433 towards Tetbury.
Public Transport Directions
Nearest station is Kemble. Infrequent bus.