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Gloucester Docks, Gloucester

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Tour Gloucester Docks to examine the historical shipping industry of southwest England. Situated on the Severn River, the still-functioning Victorian port houses several museums and exhibits for the whole family. Spend the afternoon touring the dock’s machinery and warehouses while learning the importance of the industry to the surrounding area. End the afternoon with a visit to the model boat display, or a tour of the port’s brewery. Take a leisure cruise up the river to see the expansive canal and more of the Gloucester area. Our Gloucester trip planner makes visiting Gloucester Docks and other Gloucester attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Spent an hour or so in Gloucester Quays shopping precinct as it was a rainy day. Stopped for something to eat in one of the cafes. 
    Spent an hour or so in Gloucester Quays shopping precinct as it was a rainy day. Stopped for something to eat in one of the cafes.  more »
  • Friendly and helpful staff, room with a view over the medieval priory and surrounding hills. Eating was in the Beefeater across the yard, where the lunch and dinner menu included a couple of healthy.....  more
    Friendly and helpful staff, room with a view over the medieval priory and surrounding hills. Eating was in the Beefeater across the yard, where the lunch and dinner menu included a couple of healthy.....  more »

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