Museum of the Moon
October 16, 2019

Museum of the Moon by Luke Jerram. Ely Cathedral, UK, 2019. Photo (c) James Billings

Museum of the Moon

By Luke Jerram

Weds 16 Oct – Mon 4 Nov
Gloucester Cathedral

Between 16 October and 4 November, prepare to be star-struck – when a stunning replica of the moon takes up ‘space’ in the Nave of Gloucester Cathedral.

UK artist Luke Jerram’s 3D floating artwork Museum of the Moon is a fusion of lunar imagery, moonlight and surround sound composition created by composer Dan Jones.


Things to know


This is not an event with tickets – just turn up! Entry is by donation.

Opening times

You can come in any time that the Cathedral is open, and stay for as long as you like. There are some times when the Cathedral is closed, or when a service will be taking place, or when a special event is happening. For full information, see


There is no parking on site. See the Gloucester City Council website for a map of nearby car parks:

Other 'Earth to Moon' events

This event is part of the ‘Earth to Moon’ season – a city-wide celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landings. #museumofthemoon