Heritage & Culture
Heritage & culture around Cirencester and beyond
Explore the earthwork remains of one of the largest Roman amphitheatres in Britain. Built in the early 2nd century, when the Roman city of Corinium (now Cirencester) was second only to London in size and importance.
Elemental Sculpture Park
Discover contemporary art as you follow the meandering paths around the ponds, gardens and glades of the park’s conifer woodland.
Chedworth Roman Villa
Cradled in a beautiful Cotswold valley, discover the remains of one of the grandest Roman villas in Britain.
Cirencester Parish Church of St John Baptist
St John Baptist is one of the largest parish churches in England and has been a place of worship for well over a thousand years. The church is open every day and welcomes thousands of visitors a year.FIND OUT MORE
Discover the treasures of the Cotswolds as you explore its history at the multi award winning Corinium Museum, home to one of the largest collections of Romano-British antiquities.
Gloucester Waterways Museum
Housed in a warehouse at the heart of Gloucester’s fine Victorian docks, the museum tells the story of our wonderful canals and rivers.
Cotswold Discovery Centre and The Old Prison
The Old Prison is a fascinating 18th Century building in the Cotswold market town of Northleach and a historic visitor attraction. It also houses the visitor centre for the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, a place to learn and discover more about this beautiful and unique protected landscape.FIND OUT MORE
New Brewery Arts
The place to explore the best of British craft and creativity – galleries, makers’ studios, café, craft shop and art workshops.FIND OUT MORE
Pick a Pot & Paint
A family fun business in the centre of Cirencester welcomes you to visit, relax and paint one of their new ceramics in their lovely studio.