The Guild at 51 is the shop and gallery space for members of the Gloucestershire Guild of Craftsmen to sell their work and showcase new pieces direct to the public. The Guild’s award-winning and internationally renowned makers offer a changing selection of jewellery, ceramics, textiles, furniture, leatherwork, glass, basketry and more, available to buy and commission. A selection of books, magazines, greetings card and gift vouchers are also available.
The Guild at 51 is adjacent to and an integral part of The Wilson, Cheltenham’s Art Gallery and Museum. Visitors can admire the stunning work in the museum’s Arts and Crafts Movement gallery featuring designer-makers such as CR Ashbee, Ernest Gimson, Michael Cardew, Phyllis Barron and then see and buy contemporary work in the same tradition in
The Guild at 51.
2018 Exhibitions in The Guild at 51
6 November – 6 January 2019
‘All Wrapped Up’, Christmas at the Guild at 51
2019 Exhibitions in The Guild at 51
8 January – 17 February
Comfort & Joy
Visit the Guild at 51 for some Winter warmers !
19 February – 4 April
16 April – 9 June
Material in Focus – Enamel
A exploration of the use and application of enamel as a material.
11 June – 4 August
6 August – 15 September
Grow Your Own
Work inspired by produce and flowers from the allotment, orchard and kitchen garden.
17 September – 3 November
5 November – 5 January
The Guild at 51’s trading hours are:
Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm
Sundays 11am to 4pm
Here are the 2018 additional Christmas opening hours:
Monday 3 December 10am – 5pm
Thursday 6 December open until 9pm
Monday 10 December 10am – 5pm
Monday 17 December 10am – 5pm
Monday 24 December 10am – 2pm
We will be closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day.
Normal hours resume on Wednesday 2 January 2019
Address and contact details:
The Guild at 51
51 Clarence Street