The Wilson

The Wilson Art Gallery and Museum

Gloucestershire’s leading art gallery and museum. Offering permanent museum collections including fine art, archaeology, local history and the leading Arts and Crafts Movement collection, to temporary displays, touring art exhibitions and a full events programme for children and adults.

With artists in residence, the Open Archive which hosts archives relating to Antarctic explorer Edward A Wilson; the Sir Charles Irving Community Art Gallery; Summerfield exhibition gallery; WOW children’s gallery, Foyle learning centre. The Wilson Kitchen is located on the ground floor with a number of seating areas serving hot and cold food and drinks Tuesday to Sunday.

The Wilson Kitchen


The Wilson Kitchen is a vibrant arts café on the ground floor offering a dynamic café experience with zoned seating areas. From socialising with friends and family, informal business meetings, to weekend brunches (complete with acoustic live music) or hot desk working with a laptop, coffee and cake, the arts café provides flexibility in an engaging environment.

The Wilson Kitchen is open 10am to 6pm Monday to Saturday and Sunday 10am to 4pm serving hot and cold food and drinks.