Home to one of the largest collections of Romano-British antiquities extensively from Corinium, Roman Britain’s second largest city. Admire the work of Prehistoric metal smiths. Experience life as a Roman. Marvel at the stunning mosaics as you take a peek through the window of a Roman Town house.
Come face to face with the Anglo Saxon and their buried treasure. Be amazed by Medieval Sculpture, Civil War coin hoards and experience the elegance of Georgian Cirencester.
There is a lot to see, so we recommend allowing at least 1-2 hours to make the most of your visit.
Please feel free to download a copy of our museum floorplan before your visit.
Take a Gallery Tour before your visit
Take a virtual tour around the museum to explore the Prehistoric, Roman, Saxon and Medieval Galleries.
Quiet afternoon visits
If you prefer a peaceful and reflective visit, we advise afternoon visits after 2pm on weekdays. The museum accommodates school groups throughout the year and we want to ensure an enjoyable and welcoming visit for all. Please call 01285 655611 if you would like further information about visiting the museum.
The majority of the objects in the Prehistory gallery have been removed ready for works to begin on our exciting Heritage Lottery Funded project Stone Age to Corinium.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused.