Address: Dr Jenner’s House & Garden, The Chantry, Church Lane, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, GL13 9BN
Phone Number: 01453 810631
Opening Hours: Current opening times.
Nearby Attractions: View more days out nearby.
Dr Jenner’s House and garden is a museum about Dr Edward Jenner, pioneer of vaccination, in the house that he lived in Berkley in Gloucestershire.
The house, dating from around 1740 and named the Chantry, was owned by Jenner from 1785 until his death in 1823 and is a grade II listed Queen Anne style house. Inside the museum, visitors can see the rooms where Jenner lived and worked and view an introductory video presentation about Jenner. There are also exhibition spaces displaying genuine family artefacts that belonged to Jenner, plus medical equipment from the era, along with displays about immunology and Jenner’s other interests, work and achievements. There is also woodland garden to view planted with historical plants, trees and shrubs and also a vinery planted by Jenner himself.
- Car parking.
- Gift shop
- Old Cyder House Refreshment Area serving cakes and hot and cold drinks.
- Picnics welcome in the garden.
Opening Times & Ticket Prices:
- Please visit the Dr Jenner’s House website for opening times and prices.
Before you start your journey to Dr Jenner’s House for your day out, we recommend that you check their website or contact them to confirm opening times and admission prices.