Beatrix Potters House Of The Tailor

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Beatrix Potters House Of The Tailor

Beatrix Potters House Of The Tailor museum is completely free so if you are in Gloucester do call in and take a look..

Beatrix Potter created one of her most loved characters here (The Tailor of Gloucester). Beatrix Potters House Of The Tailor is a charming shop and museum, housed the same building that inspired the very story and is used in the illustrations, is open to the public every day where you will be served by enthusiastic and knowledgeable volunteers.

Visitors may enjoy viewing the tailor’s kitchen as well as a variety of displays which bring her favourite story to life.The magical shop sells a range of attractive souvenirs. The ‘Animated Mice Box’ is now back in the shop – just put a coin in and watch the Mice move!

Visit Gloucester with its roots stretching back to Roman times and has continued to be an important English city, boasting over 2,000 years of history. The country’s most inland port, the city has seen unprecedented regeneration in the last decade, most visibly at the city’s historic docks.

Visit Gloucestershire from elegant spa & market towns to stately homes. Gloucestershire is home to the UK’s longest river and largest mature oak woodland, iconic film locations, walk in the footsteps of poets, and explore 4,500-year-old mines.

In addition to its county town of Gloucester, it has three lovely areas – The Forest of Dean, The Cotswolds and the Severn Vale.

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Gloucester GL1 2NJ 9 College Court, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 2NJ, UK
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OPENING HOURS Monday - Saturday 10am - 4:30pm Sunday 12noon - 4pm Only open on Sundays from Easter until Christmas * Closed Bank Holidays, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day