Dr Jenner's House, Museum and Garden

Dr Jenner's House
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Visit the site where history was made. Discover the work and legacy of the remarkable Dr Jenner by visiting his former home in the historic market town of Berkeley, Gloucestershire. See Jenner’s Study, stand in the Temple of Vaccinia and learn more about Jenner’s wider interests, including fossil hunting and ballooning.

Venue Type:

Museum, Historic house or home

Opening hours

Seasonal opening times, please see our website or social media to check the current opening times.

During 2018, we are open to the public from 11am-5pm (last entry 4pm) Sunday-Wednesday April-September.

We will also be open for Gloucestershire half-term from Saturday 20th - Wednesday 24th October.

We are open year round to schools, groups and private visits, by arrangement, and have a varied programme of workshops, talks and special events and other activities running throughout the year.

Admission charges

Adults £6.95
Concessions (60+) £5.95
Students £5.95
Child £3.95
Under 5s Free
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children) £15.95

Free entry for Historic Houses, British Society of Immunology and SWFED members.


  • Museums Association

Additional info

Gift Shop; Plant and Vegetable Stall (seasonal); Secondhand Book Stall; Toilets; Picnics welcome (there is an indoor seating area); Car Park; Free Wi-Fi for visitors; Assistance Dogs welcome.

You are welcome to take photographs outside, however in order to protect our collections photography is not permitted inside the house

Collection details

Archives, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Medicine, Personalities

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Moon in a dark sky

Tales of Old Berkeley

  • 24 — 25 October 2018 7:30-8:30pm

To celebrate Museums at Night, join us for a night time tour of historic Berkeley. Expect tales of smugglers, murders and a few gigantic beasts thrown in for good measure as we dig below the surface of this ancient town.

Please note this event will be a walking tour, leaving at 7:30pm sharp and lasting for an hour. Pre-booking is essential. The event will be outdoors and take place whatever the weather, so please come with appropriate attire and footwear.

Suitable for

  • 11-13
  • 14-15
  • 16-17
  • 18+
  • 7-10


Tickets £8. Pre-booking essential.



Dr Jenner's House, Museum and Garden
Church Lane
GL13 9BN






01453 810631

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